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Infant's dress

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Infant's dress of white figured cotton; narrow vertical stripes, alternating satin weave with a minute leaf figure; wide flaring neckline, short sleeves, full gathered waist and skirt, waist band and sleeve trimmings of eyelet embroidery; very stained and yellowed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Lorenz E. Ernst

American, About 1860

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

77 x 81.5 cm (30 5/16 x 32 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.527

Medium or Technique

Cotton figure woven, and cotton eyelet embroidered band

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes