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Children's Dress

Description

White; long sleeves - shirred and ruffled at shoulder; blouson front with pointed waist fits loosely over "under" bodice; gathered at waist; hem has two bads of small triangles (like pinking, pinking also at cuffs) and band of small (twenty-three) tucks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Location of origin
Boston, Massachusetts, New England
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Children's Clothing
cotton (textile)
Dress
dresses (garments)
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1940.458
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Hope Gray
GUSN
40597

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