Dress. Boy's. White picque [piqué]. Neckline trimmed with eyelet embroidery. Eyelet embroidery sleeves with short ruffle. Three rows of 1 1/2"pleates and two rows of eyelet embroidery down chest. Opens down back with four buttons. Gathered skirt with 1 1/2" pleat at center front. 3 1/4" peplum. Worn by W. Tyler Harn at his christening in 1840.
L. 19 x W. 30 in (L. 48.26 x W. 76.2 cm)
Place of Origin
Gift to San Jacinto Museum of History from Mrs. A. F. Harn.