Child's dress; Unknown; Unknown; 1990_885

Name/Title

Child's dress

About this object

Off-white net dress, hand stitched and hand worked. Low neck line which is trimmed with 3.8cm scalloped edged hand worked net lace. Sleeves are gathered into sleeve cap and are a shaped cape sleeve of embroidered net and lace edge. Bodice of garment is fastened at the opening at centre back by cream ribbon ties at neck edge and waist with two small mother of pearl buttons, between neck and waist, with corresponding thread eyes. Both front and back have a panel of embroidery on the bodice. Lower edge of skirt has an applique design of floral sprays. Hem is finished with lace edging.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

cotton

Measurements

66cm long 53.3cm wide

Subject and Association Description

dress

Credit Line

M E Spencer

Object Type

dress

Object number

1990_885

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
applique
child's
dress
embroidered
lace
net

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