Infant's long dress

American
1874


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

104.5 x 100 cm (41 1/8 x 39 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1331

Medium or Technique

Cotton cambric with tucks, and cotton eyelet embroidery, linen drawstring, and needlework covered buttons

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cut in the front on “Princesse” lines with central panel from the neck flaring to the hem formed entirely of small horizontal tucks, long sleeves with turned back cuffs of narrow tucks and eyelet embroidered edge, eyelet embroidered edge around neck and down each side of center front panel; a number of brown stains. Worn by Emma E. Porter.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emma E. Porter