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Boy's dress

American
about 1870


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

47.5 cm (18 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1170

Medium or Technique

Piqué peplum

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Low, wide neckline with collar only at back; short sleeves; full skirt with wide peplum. White piqué, trimmed with eyelet embroidery, pale blue ribbon and white braid. Straight and slanting ornamentla panels in front continue from bodice inot skirt. Hook-and-eye closure at back. A few yellowish stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ingersoll Bowditch