early 19th century
Object Place: United States
73 x 66 cm (28 3/4 x 26 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton figured stripe weave printed, and cotton drawstring
Not On View
Infant’s printed cotton dress; striped white dimity with powder of minute carnations printed in red and dark brown (much of brown rotted away); short waist with triangular front gathered panel; narrow self ruffles framing panel and sleeves; small triangular capes over shoulders, drawstrings at neck and back of waist.
Gift of The Misses Laura and Elizabeth Richardson and Miss Mary Shute