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Baby's coat

Baby's coat
Title
Baby's coat
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Flannel, satin, needlepoint lace
Dimensions 
Overall: 40 x 28 in. ( 101.6 x 71.1 cm )
Description 
Pale yellow flannel baby coat with scalloped edges trimmed in satin and needlepoint lace all around; made in a half circle, it is fitted at the shoulders and neck with fitted long sleeves and a satin ribbon tied in a bow at the wrist; the attached hood is gathered on at the neckline and has a drawstring near the outer edge to fit the head to size, tied in a bow at the forehead; large satin ribbon at the neck to fasten; small scalloped pocket on the left trimmed with needlepoint lace and satin, satin bowtie in the center.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. M.H. Morse, Jr.
Object Number 
Z.1171.49
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group