Child's pinafore

American
About 1850


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

95 x 37 cm (37 3/8 x 14 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.405

Medium or Technique

Cotton dotted Swiss with cotton embroidery

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Center panel shaped to flare at bottom and at top to form bib, side panel on each side of skirt, broad self ties, all edges finished with narrow scalloped embroidered edging, insertion bands embroidered in minute flowering serpentine separating skirt panels, border sides of bib and continues from shoulder straps.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ingersoll Bowditch