Child's dress

American
About 1895


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

59 x 52 cm (23 1/4 x 20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.443

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery, cotton eyelet trim, and linen bobbin lace

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Short waisted, high round neck and long sleeves puffed at shoulders, full skirt gathered evenly into piped and corded waist line, buttoned down center back, bodice front and back ornamented with vertical lines of drawn work, minute tucks and lines of feather stitching, eyelet embroidered narrow edge around neck, narrow Valenciennes lace ruffle on edges of sleeves, deep hem on skirt hemstitched.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Penelope Noyes