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Baby's petticoat and chemise

Baby's petticoat and chemise
Title
Baby's petticoat and chemise
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Muslin
Dimensions 
a: 18 1/2 x 35 in. ( 47 x 88.9 cm ) b: 6 1/2 x 9 in. ( 16.5 x 22.9 cm )
Description 
White muslin baby petticoat (a) and chemise (b); petticoat has a wide drawstring gathered waist; two bands of five tucks are divided by a band of geometric whitework above the hem; sleeveless chemise with a round neckline decorated with vine pattern white work; allover decoration of alternating bands of five vertcal tucks and geometric patterned whitework.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. M.H. Morse, Jr.
Object Number 
Z.1171.46ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group