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

Accession Number

1928.445

Places

Massachusetts (United States)