Child's dress

American (Boston)
Early 20th century


Object Place: Boston, USA

Dimensions

77.5 cm (30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.124

Medium or Technique

Mull, embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s dress of white embroidered mull; simple straight bodice with short slightly puffed sleeves, corded piping at waist, round neck, gathered skirt with scalloped bound bottom; allover sprig, sleeve bands and yoke in elaborate symmetrical decorative floral pattern, all embroidery worked with white cotton thread, probably in India; at neck woven label: Mary Louise, Boston.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry A. Morss, Jr.