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Description

Black wool ground printed with arabesque pattern in red, gold and green; collar, patch pockets and turned-back cuffs of black wool quilted in diamond pattern; collar is pointed in front, squared off in back; no waistband; twenty black covered buttons from neck to hem; bodice lined with tan glazed twill; sleeves and skirt lined with tan glazed linen; hem bound with black wool tape; slight train.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870s-1880s
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
quilting
stitching
tin (metal)
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Arabesque
arabesques
Cotton
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
printing (process)
Quilted
quilting
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Twill
twill
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
wrappers (garments)
Accession Number
1992.258
Credit Line
Estate of Elinor C. Larson
GUSN
7249

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
Arabesque

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