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Child's dress

American
1870–75


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

53.6 x 73.5 cm (21 1/8 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.240

Medium or Technique

Cotton piqué and cambric, cambric covered buttons, cotton braid trim, and metal hook and eye closure

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s white piqué dress. Square yoke, long sleeves, fitted waist, draped attached overskirt with bow in center back; three attached tabs in center front of skirt; trimmed with white cotton braid and narrrow cambric ruffles edged with buttonhole scallops; worn by the children of Alice Bacon Lothrop.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop