Infant's bib

probably Dutch or German
18th century


Dimensions

Length in middle including lace: 12.5 cm (4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

38.1202

Medium or Technique

Embroidery; quilting

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cream white linen with conventionalized floral forms in backstitch, the background in running stitch; some flat surface stitches and a few French knots; edged with knitted lace, two linen tape ties.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman