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Dressing Gown

Description

Tan paisley on red ground; band of floral garland on brown ground at collar, along center front, shoulders, cuffs, pocket & hem; pink buttons from neck to hem. Piped armscye; long sleeves gathered below shoulder band & at cuff; 2 pockets; drawstring waist at back. Ties at side seams; fully lined w/ cotton; printed w/ white dots on brown chevron patterned ground; 2 pink buttons at cuffs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1858
Material
cotton (textile)
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Domesticity
Dot
dots
dressing gowns
Geometric
geometric patterns
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
home (concept)
leisure
Leisure
paisley
Paisley
printing (process)
stitching
Transfer Printed
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1950.49
GUSN
45013

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