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Dressing Gown

Description

A=Dressing Gown; B=Belt. A=Dressing Gown - Light blue silk taffeta w/ quilted pink silk taffeta lining; blue silk frogs all the way down front opening; hand embroidered w/ silk thread. 2 bands at front; pockets & collar have flower motifs; hummingbird on front. 2 pockets; panel at back also has some embroidery. Long sleeves w/ embroidered border trimmed w/ lace ruffle; dust ruffle added at hem. B=Belt - silk cord w/ tassels.

Details

Maker
unknown
Material
embroidering
machine-made
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dressing gowns
Embroidered
embroidering
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
leisure
Leisure
machine-made
Quilted
quilting
silk (textile)
Silk Taffeta
stitching
taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1950.141AB
GUSN
45111

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