Child's dress

American
Second quarter 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

44.8 cm (17 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.427

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short waisted with wide square cut neck, fullness of bodice gathered in center front and back, buttoned in back, full skirt with fullness evenly gathered to waist band, very full flaring short puffed sleeves, around bottom of skirt white embroidered design of minute blossoms with net petals, several tears, mended at M.F.A.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen Faulkner