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Object Name Dress
Year Range from 1830
Year Range to 1845
Place of Origin New England, possibly Portsmouth
Description 22 1/2” shoulder to hem x 42” hem width. Child’s dress of white cotton with vandyke design repeated 5 1/2 times at the bottom of the dress and on the bodice of the dress in a diagonal design also on down seams and on short sleeves (see object file for drawing). 4 drawstrings at waist and 1 drawstring 2 1/2” above waist. Back completely open.
* May be matched set with 1991.136
Accession Number 1991.135