Dress - Baptismal

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1858

GUSN

GUSN-33204

Description

Long; white; "V" front panel w/ white work embroidery of central four petaled flower; scalloped neckline; turned cuffs on capped sleeves w/ ruffle; ruffle at back neckline; eyelet waistband; eyelet band of floral meander inserted at hem; scalloped and embroidered hem; drawstring neckline.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1930.254

Places

Maine (United States)