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Child's dress

Object Number: 
Z.1251
Date: 
1870-1890
Medium: 
Cotton, needlepoint lace
Dimensions: 
Overall: 25 7/8 x 23 in. ( 65.7 x 58.4 cm )
Description: 
White cotton child's dress with a high round neckline trimmed with a band of whitework eyelet lace and a band of needlepoint lace; V-shaped yoke on the top of the bodice (front and back) with five vertical bands of floral whitework eyelet divided by four rows of horizontal tucks; yoke trimmed with whitework eyelet and needlepoint lace; bottom of bodice all vertical tucks; long puffed sleeves with fitted cuffs trimmed with eyelet and needlepoint lace; wide band waistline; wide round skirt with three horizontal bands of white work eyelet lace divided by two bands of vertical tucks; scalloped band of whitework eyelet lace around the base trimmed with needlepoint lace; five mother-of-pearl buttons up the back.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group