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Baby's coat

Title:
Baby's coat
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Flannel, satin, needlepoint lace
Dimensions: 
Overall: 40 x 28 in. ( 101.6 x 71.1 cm )
Description: 
Pale yellow flannel baby coat with scalloped edges trimmed in satin and needlepoint lace all around; made in a half circle, it is fitted at the shoulders and neck with fitted long sleeves and a satin ribbon tied in a bow at the wrist; the attached hood is gathered on at the neckline and has a drawstring near the outer edge to fit the head to size, tied in a bow at the forehead; large satin ribbon at the neck to fasten; small scalloped pocket on the left trimmed with needlepoint lace and satin, satin bowtie in the center.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. M.H. Morse, Jr.
Object Number: 
Z.1171.49
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group