Shirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1852-1853

GUSN

GUSN-37045

Description

Sheer white; beige lace w/ "Q" pattern at neckline; cap sleeves of lace net; eyelet neckband w/ coral silk ribbon drawstring.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shirts
stitching
linen (material)
Infant's Clothing
Hand Stitched
SHIRT

Inscription

Handwritten note stitched at lower left: ""Made for Sarah Elizabeth Cummings/ b.Dec.22,1852 (Boston).""--note was removed.

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

9 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Cummings

Accession Number

1934.1698

Places

Massachusetts (United States)