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Evening dress

2006.44.1224 (RS11523)

Description

Light gray georgette dress with black voided velvet dots and a flesh colored silk lining. The dress has full length sheer sleeves and a permanent knotted belt that ties on the right at the waist. The dress has a simple V-neck and a long flowing flared skirt. There are three snaps at the left hip for ease in dressing. The underarm area of the lining has been patched with a green fabric. At the center back, part of the belt has come unstitched. No maker's label.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Dress
dresses (garments)
evening dress (concept)
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's Clothing
Dimensions
14 10/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1224
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189462

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