First quarter 19th century
Object Place: USA
74.5 x 67.5 cm (29 5/16 x 26 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton with linen embroidery and hemstitching
Not On View
Short waisted with front of bodice cut on bias, square cut neck, short puffed sleeves, V shaped panel in center front of bodice, minute floral spray embroidered on each sleeve, deep border around bottom of skirt of carnations and daisy-like blossoms embroidered with white linen thread, scalloped and eyelet embroidered edges around bottom of skirt framing center panel of skirt front, framing V shaped panel in bodice and edging neck and sleeves.
Gift of Mrs. Ingersoll Bowditch