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Object Name Dress
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-474
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Cotton
Dimensions H-20 W-8 inches
Description This child's dress is made of linen and is machine-stitched. The piece has a bodice that is made of alternating bobbin lace and pleats. It has a stand-up collar and cap-sleeves on top of long sleeves. The piece has a gathered wrist. There is a band at the wrist that is embroidered. The dress is gathered below the bodice and there is a band under the bodice that also has embroidery. The hem of the dress has horizontal pleats and open work trim, followed by a solid band and then a ruffle on the end. There is a three button closure on the back. The buttons are made of pearl. There are two side seams.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Children
Clothing & dress
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS