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Child's dresses, cap and socks

Object Number: 
1949.74a-e
Date: 
ca. 1833
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall (b, dress): 20 1/2 × 29 in. (52.1 × 73.7 cm)
Description: 
Child's cream cotton dress (b) with a low round neckline trimmed with eyelet lace, short puffed sleeves trimmed with eyelet lace and V-shaped area of tucks and needlepoint lace in the center of bodice; high waistline decorated with needlepoint lace; pleats along waistline; skirt decorated with seventeen rows of tucks.
Gallery Label: 
This dress is from the estate of Miss Elmira Bragan. It was worn by John R. Bragan, born 1833.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Dorothy G. Hathaway
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group