Child's sailor suit

Child's sailor suit
Title
Child's sailor suit
Date 
1880-1890
Medium 
Cotton
Dimensions 
a: 12 1/4 x 21 in. ( 31.1 x 53.3 cm ) b: 10 3/4 x 12 in. ( 27.3 x 30.5 cm )
Description 
Cream ribbed cotton child's sailor suit; jacket with a "navy" collar, draped square in the back, pointed in the front forming a V-shaped neckline; long straight sleeves with a band cuff slit at the wrist; open front; collar, cuffs, opening, and hem trimmed with coiled cotton trim; pleated A-line skirt to the knee; both lined with cream cotton.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. M. H. Morse, Jr.
Object Number 
Z.1212ab
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Creative: Tronvig Group