Dress - Baptismal

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1830

GUSN

GUSN-32125

Description

White; 3 bands of embroidery on bodice front; same embroidered bands on puffed capped sleeves and waistband; scalloped hem embroidered w/ flower and leaf motif w/ net insert; drawstring neckline.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1928.445

Places

Massachusetts (United States)