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Dress

Description

Cream satin underdress overlaid with black net embroidered with large scale floral trail; scooped drawstring neckline; sequins applied around neck and waist; panels of net embroidered with jet beads hanging from neck and front and back waist; short loose sleeves; hook and eye closure center back placket; bodice lined with white cotton; cotton knit dress shields; black lace hem appliqued to under body; satin and lace layers extend into pointed train; 2 layers attached with weights in train.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1904-1911
Material
beads (pierced objects)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
lace (needlework)
machine-made
net (textile)
satin
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Beads
beads (pierced objects)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
machine-made
Net
net (textile)
satin
Satin
Sequins
sequins (spangles)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1993.208
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11508

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