Skip to content

Search Collections

Girl's Dress

Description

White cotton gauze dress with red, blue, green and orange embroidery: (floral pattern near lower edge; flowers dotting body and sleeve; stitching around sleeves) gathered sleeves; red embroidery edging collar and sleeves; red string and tassle collar drawstring.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930-1939
Inscriptions
Sewn label inside back of collar: ""Hand Embroidery/ Made in Hungary""
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
gauze
hand sewing
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Dress
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
gauze
Gauze
hand sewing
Machine Sewn
Vine
vines
Women's Clothing
People and organizations
Best & Co.
Accession Number
1999.88
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Dinsmore
GUSN
26640
Related Items
Title Wicker Chest Accession number 2002.48.1
Title Child's Apron Accession number 2002.48.2

Comments