203 . Petite Aqua Silk Dress
Of cocoa brown cotton printed with tiny rose and cream petals,the dress attains its shape from five vertical bands of stitched-down pleating on either side of the front opening that has two handmade button holes and buttons,and a thread loop and button at the neckline. The sleevelets are gathered at both edges for shape,and the neckline is edged with cream tatting. There are 16 stitched-down vertical tucks at the back,and the skirt is trimmed with red double-cast feather- stitched borders. To fit doll about 21". 5 1/2" shoulder width. 13" overall length.