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Embroidered band for bottom of dress

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Helen E. Hewes

American, early 19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

8 x 239 cm (3 1/8 x 94 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

42.479

Medium or Technique

Cotton muslin and net with cotton embroidery and hemstitched

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes