Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1880

GUSN

GUSN-47711

Description

Long; white; yoke w/ narrow tucks; collar and yoke trimmed w/ scalloped edge eyelet; long sleeves w/ cuff of eyelet and bands of narrow tucks and eyelet; hem embroidered w/ flowers and leaves w/ scalloped edge and hem has 30 narrow tucks; 2 buttonholes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

Handwritten note attached at buttonhole: ""Belonged to one of Chace children. Probably 1876.""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Lydia Gardiner Chace

Accession Number

1969.315

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