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Infant's dress

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Very high waisted, short sleeves cut on bias, all fullness at back; yoke, two panels down front and bottom edge embroidered in design of rosebuds, eyelets, and minute scallops.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Rhodes Robertson

American, late 19th century

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

81 x 57 cm (31 7/8 x 22 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.515

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton embroidery, hemstitching, needlework covered buttons, and cotton drawstring

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes