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RECKH : 1984.271 , shirt
2711984 - shirt

Redcar and Cleveland Museum Service
Record Number RECKH.1984.271
IDENTIFICATION
SIMPLE-NAME
shirt
FULL-NAME
baby's shirt
BRIEF-DESCRIPTION
baby shirt, second size, made from white linen, Question over whether material is hand woven or machine woven. Stitching done by hand, edged with hand made lace round the neck and arm holes. Open square neck. Small pleats at the neck. No visible way of fastening the shirt.
PRODUCTION
METHOD
hand made
DATE
1820 = 1850
PERIOD
1820 = 1850
PERIOD
19th century
ASSOCIATION
DATE
1820 = 1850
PERIOD
1820 = 1850
PERIOD
19th century
CONTENT-OUTLINE
BRIEF-SUMMARY
baby shirt, second size, made from white linen, Question over whether material is hand woven or machine woven. Stitching done by hand, edged with hand made lace round the neck and arm holes. Open square neck. Smallpleats at the neck. No visible way of fastening the shirt.
DESCRIPTION
MATERIAL
linen
COMPLETENESS
complete
LENGTH
26cm
WIDTH
29cm