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.

Child's dress

Start collecting

Child's dress in two parts of blue and white woven plaid gingham, vertical white bands outlined on each side by minute woven white zig-zag; (a) bodice, long waisted with elastic in bottom edge, high round neck with turned back sailor collar trimmed with two bands of white braided tape, buttoned...

Show Full Description

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dows Dunham

American, Late 19th century

Object Place



59 x 65 cm (23 1/4 x 25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton woven plaid gingham and cotton plain-weave with bone buttons


Textiles and Fashion Arts