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Girl's dress

American
Late 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

105.7 cm (41 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1659

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Young girl’s dress of muslin with all-over minute leaf printed in two shades of blue; muslin has been starched; high round neck, hooked down two thirds of center back length, plain yoke, short sleeves with three self ruffles, bodice fullness below yoke gathered into set in waistband, skirt fullness gathered evenly all around, bottom of skirt trimmed with three deep tucks.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Marjorie W. Childs