Child's dresses, cap and socks

Title:
Child's dresses, cap and socks
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Dorothy G. Hathaway
Object Number: 
1949.74a-e
Gallery Label: 
This dress is from the estate of Miss Elmira Bragan. It was worn by John R. Bragan, born 1833.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group