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Child's dress of mull (one of two)

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Made from India shawl by Miss Deborah Lincoln for her twin nieces, Elizabeth M. and Maria A. Revere, born December 6, 1828, the grand-daughters of Paul Revere; short, high waisted with fullness of both skirt and bodice gathered into piped and corded waistband and square neckband, short full...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Margaret A. Revere and Miss Anna P. Revere, in memory of Mary C. Rogers

American, about 1830

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

65 x 59.5 cm (25 9/16 x 23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1340

Medium or Technique

Cotton mull with cotton embroidered, linen tapes, and metal hook and eye closure

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes