Panel of embroidery

English
19th century


Object Place: England

Dimensions

45.5 x 41.5 cm (17 15/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3585

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave with cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Panel of embroidery for bodice of infant’s dress, uncut, including stomacher, sleeves and ornamental bands for front, at top stamped in blue: “IF GOOD WORK AND RETURNED FINISHED IN 8 DAYS WILL BE PAID (ls?)”; Old English letter “C” stamped in blue in upper left hand corner.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick Fitts