circa 1900 - circa 1920
Cotton and lace
320 mm (length)Order this image
National Trust Museum of Childhood (Accredited Museum)
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A child's early 20th century (circa 1900 to circa 1920) small chemise made of cotton. It has a vertical opening at the front that closes with a covered button and a handworked loop at the neck. This opening is trimmed with a double row of lace frilling with a central narrow panel embroidered with feather stitch. There is matching lace trimming round the neck opening and the arm holes.