Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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child's dress
  • United States
  • child's dress, circa 1840
  • Where object was made: United States
  • cotton
  • Object Length/Width: 55.9 x 71.1 cm
    Object Length/Width: 22 x 28 in
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2436

Child's dress, print broadcloth with piping, metal closures. Hand stitched green, beige, brown and gold printed cotton dress with short, shorter sleeves with ruffles and a boat neck. Lined bodice. It has striped fabric that points together.