Shirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1846

GUSN

GUSN-47722

Description

Dirty white; rounded flap neckline; and capped sleeves w/ eyelet embroidery (circles and trilobed motifs); 2 side seams; pullover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shirts
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
floral patterns
stylization
Infant's Clothing
Eyelet
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Geometric Floral
SHIRT

Inscription

Handwritten pencil note inside shirt: ""Baby shirt belonging to Ella F. Trippe/ Born March 1, 1846.""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Dimensions

8.5 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Lydia Gardiner Chace

Accession Number

1969.326