White pinafore

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1940

GUSN

GUSN-181303

Description

Child's white, linen pinafore. Ankle-length, jewel neck, ruffled armholes. Cinches at waist by a linen belt tied in back. Four white shell buttons fasten pinafore in back. Stitched label on interior of back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

pinafores
pins (jewelry)
cotton (textile)
thread
shell (animal material)
buttons (fasteners)
Pinafore

Inscription

"Best & Co. / FIFTH AVE./ NEW YORK" (Stitched label)

Maker

Best & Co. (New York, N.Y.) (Manufacturer)

Dimensions

24 13/16 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Victoria Meeks Blair-Smith

Accession Number

2005.6.2

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