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Object ID 1985.384.003
Object Name Dress
Other Name girl
Description Light-blue dress for 8-10 year old. Round neckline edged by 2 cm wide lace, with vertical rows of stitched tucks. Over the shoulders and under the arms there are lace pieces with ruffled lace edges that have a 2.5 cm wide pale-blue ribbon on the underside. Lace piece is sewn to shoulder, and a little way down, but hangs loose under the arms. Sleeves are puffed and elbow length, with five horizontal rows of tucks. Sleeve band has lace with net cut work in center. The net cut work has a blue ribbon that runs though openings and ties with a bow. Sleeve edges are lined with same kind of ribbon. High waistband has same lace and net pattern. There are two sewn rows of gathers under waist band. On skirt bottom there are five horizontal rows of tucks with ribbon sewn on the underside and then five more rows of tucks. Hem is 9 cm wide. Dress closes at back with seven metal hook and eye closures.
Material Cotton-lawn
Search Terms Nelson