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Boy's Overalls

Description

Boy's overalls of cream-colored cotton nankeen, made with a fall front that closes with two buttons--one at each corner. The center back of the overall bodice is made from railroaded corded cotton--dimity or fustian--and the straps button to the pointed bodice fronts with small bone buttons. The lining on the center back is coarse, plain woven linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1795-1810
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Boys' Clothing
cotton (textile)
Cotton Nankeen
COVERALLS
overalls (main garments)
stitching
Accession Number
1988.377.2
GUSN
15354

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