Boy's dress of cotton fabric, from the Mary Grace Muse Adkins family. V-shaped bodice (front & back) has machine made horizontal tucks with edges of embroidered cut work. Sleeves also have vertical tucks, embroidered cut work. Machine made Valencian lace along neck edge. Four buttons down back with handmade button holes. Skirt has both vertical and horizontal tucks with bottom edge border of embroidered cut work.
L. 19.29 in (49 cm) ; 48.82 in (124 cm) [circ of bottom] ; L. 7.48 in (19 cm) [sleeve].
Place of Origin
Transfer to Texas Memorial Museum from University Archives, UT Austin, 1961