Child's pinafore

American
about 1860


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

38 x 39 cm (14 15/16 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3219

Medium or Technique

Linen figured weave with linen bobbin lace and mother-of-pearl button

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White linen, fine diaper cloth; open down back with single button; fullness set in below the waistline at each side; two patch pockets at sides of front; three trimming bands down to waistline in front; all edges trimmed with narrow bobbin lace; worn by Minnie Isabel Moss of New Berlin, New York, afterwards Mrs. Edmund Guilbert.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Quincy W. Wales