Infant's nightgown

American
About 1865


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

82.5 x 86 cm (32 1/2 x 33 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.411

Medium or Technique

Cotton cambric with tucks, mother-of-pearl buttons, and linen bobbin lace trim

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

High necked yoke, and cuffs of long sleeves of fine tucks, very full skirt gathered into lower edge of yoke, open down entire length and designed to be fastened with small engraved pearl buttons, edges of sleeves, cuffs, yoke, neck, and front opening finished with narrow bobbin lace, finished with narrow bobbin lace edged ruffles.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dudley Clapp