Infant's dress

American
second quarter 18th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

79.5 x 75 cm (31 5/16 x 29 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.273

Medium or Technique

Silk moire and silk lining

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Infant’s dress of white silk moire, open down entire front length, side fronts trimmed with pinked ruching of self materical, double Watteau pleat in center back, pinked ruching on edge of elbow length sleeves, top, bodice, and deep facing of skirt made of white lutestring.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates