Child's dress

Child's dress
Title
Child's dress
Date 
1890-1900
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 25 1/2 x 32 in. ( 64.8 x 81.3 cm )
Description 
White and blue striped silk child's dress with a low square neckline; enormous puffed long "leg of mutton" sleeves with a wide elasticized wrist; three pleats at the center of the bodice; high waistline with openwork embroidery and a cream silk ribbon strung through that ties in the back; wide round skirt trimmed with a ruffle; four mother-of-pearl buttons up the back.
Object Number 
Z.1318.2
Gallery Label 
According to records found with the dress, this dress was worn by Mrs. Harriet Ferry.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group