Dress - Baptismal

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1851

GUSN

GUSN-29967

Description

Long; sheer cotton; cream; bodice "V" panel, embroidered w/ fine white work; lace neckline w/ drawstring; silk cream bows at shoulders and hem; sleeves trimmed w/ lace and embroidery; drawstring waist; ruffles extend from shoulder to hem and are trimmed w/ lace and white work; skirt panel w/ same fine white work; 2 bows and ruffle at hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
christenings
floral patterns
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Floral Trail
Christening
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1923.516

Places

Massachusetts (United States)

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