Child's Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840

GUSN

GUSN-31169

Description

A child's dress of cream-colored cotton printed with miniature dogs and deer in purple that has shifted to brown. The collar is of same fabric trimmed with picot lace and shaped with a drawstring. It has short sleeves. The skirt is gathered into a waistband attached to the bodice, with one tuck set at the hem. The center back has hook and eye closures.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
printing (process)
rolling up
figure- and animal-derived motifs
animals
Children's clothing
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Mythical Animal
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1926.935