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Infant's jacket

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White linen with design of tangent concentric circles crossed by a lattice. Pulled in quilting worked in back-stitch, with small figures worked in white linen in spaces between circles. Narrow bobbin lace around neck and sleeves. Matches 38.1378.

Credit Line

Gift of Philip Lehman in memory of his wife Carrie L. Lehman

possibly German, 18th century

Object Place

Germany

Dimensions

Length back: 22.5 cm (8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

38.1385

Medium or Technique

Embroidery; quilting

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes