Children's Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1840

GUSN

GUSN-40597

Description

White; long sleeves - shirred and ruffled at shoulder; blouson front with pointed waist fits loosely over "under" bodice; gathered at waist; hem has two bads of small triangles (like pinking, pinking also at cuffs) and band of small (twenty-three) tucks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
cotton (textile)
Children's Clothing
Women's Clothing
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Boston, Massachusetts, New England

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Hope Gray

Accession Number

1940.458

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)