The University of Texas at Austin
Infant dress
Identifier: TMC_0092
Title: Infant dress
Description: White cotton gauze infant dress. Jewel neckline, long sleeves. Machine sewn, store bought lace and eyelet. The sleeves have 42 cm wide edging of eyelet with scalloped edges. The neckline is edged in lace. The back closes with 4 small buttons. Front and back bodice are decorated with eyelet scalloped edges in center. The skirt is gathered. The bottom of the skirt is decorated with 11 small horizontal tucks and edged with eyelet with scalloped edges. Donated by the Weems-Craig family.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1870-1880
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: [Metric, Rm C 4.8]
Format: Dresses (garments)
Size: 40 cm L x 52 cm W
Other ID: TMM 2538-7
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century