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Chld's Dress

Description

A child's dress of plain white cotton, embellished with a ruffled neckline, hem and sleeves, which are short and puffed. The waist is gathered from the sides toward the back. The neckline is shaped with a drawstring.

Details

Maker
Weld, Hannah Williams, 1781-1841 (Maker)
Date
ca. 1801
Location of origin
Roxbury, MA, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1928.1060
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon
GUSN
32374

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