infant's dress of fine cotton w/ woven vertical stripes of zig-zag design in pink, gold and white on white background, handsewn throughout: side seams of shirt use selvedges so that color stripes show along the seams; skirt is finished w/ 3/4" hem and is gathered onto bodice; short butterfly sleeves are set on bodice w/ a 1/4" band at shoulders joining front and rear bodice; there are drawstrings to fit front and back necklines and waistline; front neckline string is fine tape 1/16" wide; back neckline string is a coarse 1/4" cotton tape; waistline tape is tighter 1/4" cotton woven tape
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Conner Prairie Historic Clothing Collection
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Textile fabrics -- History
Clothing and dress
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