Child's Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1820-1825

GUSN

GUSN-29920

Description

A child's dress of white linen with ruffled cap sleeves finished in a scalloped edge. There is white-work embroidery on sleeves and hem, wiht a net insert. A piece of white work is appliqued at neckline on the bodice front. There is one cloth covered button at each shoulder. The neckline is shaped with a drawstring. The hem is scalloped. The closure is at center back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Garland
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Maker

Cutler, Abigail, 1791- (Maker)

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1923.415

Places

Massachusetts (United States)