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Panel of embroidery

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Panel of embroidery for bodice of infant's dress, uncut, including stomacher, sleeves and ornamental bands for front, at top stamped in blue: "IF GOOD WORK AND RETURNED FINISHED IN 8 DAYS WILL BE PAID (ls?)"; Old English letter "C" stamped in blue in upper left hand corner.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick Fitts

English, 19th century

Object Place

England

Dimensions

45.5 x 41.5 cm (17 15/16 x 16 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3585

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain-weave with cotton embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes