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Breeches

Date:
1761
Culture:
American
Medium:
wool
Credit Line:
Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Idalia Hare, 1926
Accession Number:
2009.300.2982a, b
Not on view
These children's breeches have been documented as being worn by Daniel Arnold in 1761. It is unusual to have such an excellent example of children's clothing from this period in such remarkably good condition.
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