Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1877

GUSN

GUSN-15451

Description

White; horizontal ribbed w/ white soutache around neckline, sleeves and hem; scalloped sleeves and hem w/ 10 pearl buttons at back; princess seams.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
piqué
Boys' Clothing
Picque
Hand Stitched
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Inscription

Handwritten note at hem: ""These boy's dresses made by Mary E. Canfield Chace about 1877.""

Maker

Chace, Mary E. Canfield (Maker)

Accession Number

1930.1001

Places

Rhode Island (United States)