Deaccessioned June 26, 2014
early 19th century
Object Place: USA
95 x 46 cm (37 3/8 x 18 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton mull with cotton embroidery, net, and braid trim insertions and cotton tapes
Infant’s dress of dot-embroidered India mull, very short waisted, wide flaring square cut neck, dress open down entire length of back, tape drawstring at waist line, short sleeves, white cotton open work galloon inserted as waist band, sleeves trimmed on top and along edges with bobbin lace; yellowed and some brownish stains.
1953, gift of Mrs. Oric Bates to the MFA (Accession date: March 12, 1953); June 25, 2014, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Augusta Auctions, Bellows Falls, VT.
Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates