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Child's dress

Object Number: 
1947.115
Date: 
ca. 1845
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 x 29 in. ( 61 x 73.7 cm )
Description: 
Cream cotton child's dress printed with a printed design of narrow vertical stripes of maroon, pink, and blue flowers; high round collar that comes to points in the front; long unfitted sleeves; waistline four inches below shoulder with a tie at the center.
Gallery Label: 
This dress belonged to Mary E. Lewis, later Mrs. R. Hebert Newton, mother of the donor.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. F. Maurice Newton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group