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Infant's christening dress

Infant's christening dress; made of woman;s embroidered cotton skirt of first quarter 19th century, with ruffled eylet embroidered scallops; muslin bodice with appliqued V-shaped center panel of early 19 century embroidered mull; neck and short cap sleeves edged with Mechlin lace.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen W. Coolidge

American, 19th century

Object Place

USA

Accession Number

53.2145

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes