Boy's Overalls

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1795-1810

GUSN

GUSN-15354

Description

Boy's overalls of cream-colored cotton nankeen, made with a fall front that closes with two buttons--one at each corner. The center back of the overall bodice is made from railroaded corded cotton--dimity or fustian--and the straps button to the pointed bodice fronts with small bone buttons. The lining on the center back is coarse, plain woven linen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

overalls (main garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
Boys' Clothing
Cotton Nankeen
COVERALLS

Additional Identification Number

B3865

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1988.377.2