Child's dress

American
About 1895


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

55.5 x 54.5 cm (21 7/8 x 21 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.442

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with drawnwork and linen Valenciennes lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short waisted, high round neck and long sleeves slightly puffed at shoulders, skirt gathered into waist band, bodice front and back trimmed with box pleats and embroidered in insertion bands of drawn work in minute square motives, wrist bands, waist band and band at top of skirt hem all of same insertion, neck and sleeve edges finished with narrow Valenciennes lace ruffle.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes