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Infant's dress

Description

Shot; white; geometric flower with leaves and bouquets embroidered in white work on front bodice; neckline and cuffs with scalloped edge; eyelet waistband with yellow silk ribbon inserted at waist; garland embroidered at hem; drawstring neckline; short puffed sleeves with drawstring.

Details

Maker
Brewer, Mary Weld, Mrs., 1804 (Sewer (textile worker))
Date
1830
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
stitching
stylization
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1931.1861
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. George H. Lyman
GUSN
34510

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