Infant's dress

American
late 19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

81 x 57 cm (31 7/8 x 22 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.515

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery, hemstitching, needlework covered buttons, and cotton drawstring

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Very high waisted, short sleeves cut on bias, all fullness at back; yoke, two panels down front and bottom edge embroidered in design of rosebuds, eyelets, and minute scallops.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Rhodes Robertson