Infant diaper cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-15034

Description

Cream; drawstring waistband w/ 1 covered button (1 button missing); side seams edged w/ tape w/ 3 covered buttons on one side; 2 covered buttons and 1 buttonhole on other; lower edge has 5 buttonholes; leg openings have embroidered scalloped edge.

Details

Descriptive Terms

diapers (underwear)
stitching
wool (textile)
Wool
Hand Stitched
PANTS

Inscription

Embroidery on waistband in red thread: ""O"" ?

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5732