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Child's coat and cape (coat)

American
About 1860


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

72 cm (28 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.223a

Medium or Technique

Wool, twill

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Plain waist with high round neck and white ribbon ties at center front of neck and waist, skirt cut circular in back, fullness slightly gathered in at waist line in front, lined with white lutestring, padded with wool fleece; (b) circular cape with two small darts at shoulders, high round neck tied with white ribbons, lined with white lutestring, edges finished with three bands of narrow white silk galloon.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham