User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Infant's long dress

Start collecting

short waisted, wide square cut neck, short sleeves with small pointed capes over sleeves, panel in center front of bodice, made up of bands of fine couched white cording, similar cording on pointed capes, waist band of eyelet embroidered insertion, edges of neck, sleeves, sleeve capes, and...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ingersoll Bowditch

American, Second quarter 19th century

Object Place



101 x 84 cm (39 3/4 x 33 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with cotton eyelet embroidery insertion and banding, hemstitched, and linen drawstring


Textiles and Fashion Arts