Infant bootees

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1861

GUSN

GUSN-40546

Description

Cream cashmere silk bootees with side lacing; embroidered with cream thread floral garland; sole and seam trimmed with ivory silk; flannel lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bootees (infant footwear)
footwear
embroidering
stitching
wool (textile)
christenings
floral patterns
Children's clothing
Wool
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Floral
Christening
Bootee

Label

Walk Right In 11/98-3/99 Cornelia Russell Wright was christened in this pair of booties in 1861.

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1940.367AB