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2-Piece Suit

Description

White linen jacket; sailor collar with embroidered scalloped edges and openwork leaves; 4 buttons in center front placket; band collar dickey, button closure in back, fastened to jacket with 2 buttons; self belt with loops and 2 button tab; long sleeves gathered at shoulders and pleated to cuff; matching knickers have side plackets; 6 buttonholes in waist; open crotch and elasticized hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1910
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
machine-made
openwork
scalloping
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Embroidered
embroidering
Foliate
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Open Work
openwork
Scalloped
scalloping
scrolling foliage
stitching
SUIT
suits (main garments)
Accession Number
1993.190
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11493

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