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Baby Clothes

1700-1750 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Baby's forehead cloth and collar of fine bleached linen embroidered in back stitch with linen thread in a pattern of flowers and leaves.


Object details

Categories
Object type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Forehead Cloth
  • Collar (Neckwear)
Materials and techniques
Linen; hand-woven, hand-embroidered, hand-sewn
Brief description
Baby's forehead cloth and collar in fine bleached linen embroidered in linen thread, 1700-50, English
Physical description
Baby's forehead cloth and collar of fine bleached linen embroidered in back stitch with linen thread in a pattern of flowers and leaves.
Dimensions
  • T.77 1917, excluding ties length: 21.5cm (approx)
  • T.77 a 1917 length: 29.0cm (approx)
Collection
Accession number
T.77-1917

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Record createdJune 24, 2009
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