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Maker(s):Barnard, Abigail (attributed)
Date Made:1775-1820
Materials:textile: linen, cotton
Place Made:United States
Measurements:overall: 6 1/2 x 21 1/2 in.; 16.51 x 54.61 cm
Accession Number:  HD 92.044.1
Credit Line:Gift of Fitchburg Historical Society
Museum Collection:  Historic Deerfield

Baby shirt with linen body and cotton sleeves. Shoulders are hemstitched with lace inserts, cotton and handmade bobbin lace ruffle (3/4" overall) around neck edge. Long sleeves are cotton with hemstitched edge and ruffle with draw cords through the hem. Underarm gussets which have been patched and mended.

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