Dress with blue vest, a v-back, and orange trim - Textiles
  • Date ca. 1945
  • Place of Origin United States or Norway
  • Creator Unknown

This child’s sized, West Telemark, bunad consists of a bodice with attached skirt, apron, and shirt. The blue vest, with v-back, has orange trim around the armholes and neckline. There is floral embroidery on the front chest and back. The attached blue skirt is gathered at the waistline and has orange trim on the hem. The skirt is secured in front with a hook and eye closure The rectangular apron is blue with orange trim around all sides. The orange waistband extends around back and fastens on the front left with a snap closure. The white, long sleeved pullover, v-neck shirt has sleeves that are gatherd at the cuffs, Floral embroidery, similar to that found on the bodice, is on the collar and cuffs.

  • Materials Cotton
  • Identifier / Source 2007.022.002 - Gift of LeNay and Pastor R. W. Pat Anderson
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