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Description

Lavendar silk jacquard with blue warp; narrow band collar; 10 buttonholes at center front with no buttons; white crocheted lace ruffle with glass bead fringe around yoke; piped armseye; dropped shoulder; long sleeves with lace cuff and bead fringe at wrist; princess seam; bodice lined with white cotton twill; boned dart and seams; sleeves lined with glazed white linen; cuffs with white silk with ruffle at wrist; matching belt with lace trim; hook and eye closure; lined with linen; skirt pleated to set in waistband; hem bound with tan wool tape' train; lined with glazed white linen; pocket at right.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1869
Material
beads (pierced objects)
cotton (textile)
crocheting
glazing (coating)
jacquard
linen (material)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Beads
beads (pierced objects)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Crocheted
crocheting
DRESS
dresses (garments)
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
jacquard
Jacquard
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
weaving
Women's Clothing
Woven
Accession Number
1993.257
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11709

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