Baby's coat

Baby's coat
Title
Baby's coat
Date 
1850-1900
Medium 
Silk
Dimensions 
Overall: 23 3/4 x 24 3/4 in. ( 60.3 x 62.9 cm )
Description 
Cream silk baby coat with a round collar decorated with drawnwork around the edge and whitework embroidery; long sleeves with a folded cuff with drawnwork and whitework decoration and silk ribbons at the wrist; vertical rows of drawnwork and whitework decoration at the shoulders, across the back and along the front opening of the coat; three mother-of-pearl buttons and silk ribbon ties at the neck to fasten the coat.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. M.H. Morse, Jr.
Object Number 
Z.1171.48ab
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group