Girl's white dress

Girl's white dress

SubjectChildren's Clothes
DescriptionGirl's white dress is made of cotton and has bishop style sleeves. These sleeves are gathered both at the armseye and at the cuff. The cuff is two inches wide and is decorated with embroidery and cut work. The Bodice front is made up of two pieces. Each on has one pleat in the shoulder. They join at center front with the right overlapping the left. These are decorated with embroidery and cut work that form flowers. The bodice back has a shoulder yoke that matches the front. At the bottom, the yoke is trimmed with lace. The bodice back then has ten pin tucks on each side. It then closes in the back with eight buttons. The skirt is gathered at the waist and is decorated with cut work embroidery. Hem is scalloped and is finished with embroidery.
Date Created1910-1919
RightsBrigham Young University-Idaho
Is Part OfOneida County Pioneer Museum Textile Collection
Rights HolderOneida Pioneer Museum