Chld's Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1801

GUSN

GUSN-32374

Description

A child's dress of plain white cotton, embellished with a ruffled neckline, hem and sleeves, which are short and puffed. The waist is gathered from the sides toward the back. The neckline is shaped with a drawstring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
Infant's Clothing
Hand Stitched
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Maker

Weld, Hannah Williams, 1781-1841 (Maker)

Location of Origin

Roxbury, MA, USA

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Catherine W. Faucon

Accession Number

1928.1060

Places

Massachusetts (United States)