Overall: 13 1/2 x 13 3/4 in. ( 34.3 x 34.9 cm )
White cotton dickey with a pleated neckline attaching in the back with metal hooks and eyes; machine-made bobbin lace ruffle in the front; cotton ties at the bottom.
Gift of Edmund B. Child
This dickey was worn as part of a costume worn by Enrico Caruso when he performed the role of Des Grieux in "Manon Lescaut."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.