Infant's dress

French
about 1880


Object Place: France

Dimensions

112.5 x 74 cm (44 5/16 x 29 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.810

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with tucks, cotton embroidery and Valenciennes lace insertion, linen drawstring, and fabric covered buttons

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long dress with high neck and long sleeves; yoke, center panel and cuffs of fine tucking; bands of eyelet embroidery and narrow Valenciennes lace; inserts of lace and embroidery finished with fine feather stitching; yellowed, a number of stains; a number of small holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Hugh D. Scott