Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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child's dress
  • France
  • child's dress, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: France
  • lace, muslin
  • Object Length/Width: 74 x 96.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: 29 1/8 x 38 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1046

Girl's dress of a stiff muslin (organdy) and lace. It has long sleeves and high neck. It has a long waist with a bustle and ruffled skirt. It buttons down the front of the waist, which is made of vertical rows of lace.