Child's sailor suit

Title:
Child's sailor suit
Date: 
1880-1890
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall (a): 12 1/4 × 21 in. (31.1 × 53.3 cm) Overall (b): 10 3/4 × 12 in. (27.3 × 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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group