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Description

A=Bodice; B=Skirt. A=Bodice - beige silk crepe printed w/ small red roses & green leaves; V-shaped neck w/ insert of lace; ruffle of tulle around insert. Bloused; hook & eye closure in back; shirred shoulders; dolman short sleeves edged w/ lace; fully lined w/ net. Grosgrain inner waistband. B=Skirt - matching; 3 tiers each edged w/ lace; lower tiers attached to net lining; top tier has vertical tucks around hips. Hook & eye closure in back; wide cotton inner waistband w/ boned inserts; 2 silk loops & 2 hooks for attaching to bodice.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1910
Material
crepe (textile)
lace (needlework)
machine-made
net (textile)
printing (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
tulle (meshed textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Crepe
crepe (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
machine-made
Net
net (textile)
printing (process)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Tulle
tulle (meshed textile)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1990.390AB
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Thornton Fisher, Anne Fisher Tatlock, Faith Fisher Forbes, Charles Paine Fisher and John Bryant Fisher
GUSN
12832

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