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Child's Dress

Description

A child's dress of white linen printed with a pink windowpane pattern imitating chine' with a broad neckline with self binding; lace-edged, triple tiered short sleeves; gathered to wide self waistband; deep tuck above hem; back placket, no fastening. It has a waistband lining of blue and white floral print linen marked in ink with the donor's name.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1840
Inscriptions
Written in ink inside waistband: ""Elinor Larson"".
Material
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
printing (process)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1992.228
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7281

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