Infant diaper cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1880

GUSN

GUSN-15035

Description

Cream wool; waistband w/ 2 covered buttons; side seams edged w/ tape w/ 3 covered buttons on one side; 2 covered buttons and one buttonhole on opposite side; lower edge (edge between legs) has 5 buttonholes; leg openings= embroidered and scalloped; drawstring at waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Embroidery at 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

1969.5729