2-Piece Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-10255

Description

Jacket of black two-piece dress. Made of silk damask, printed with ribbon and knot pattern. Jacket is overlayed with black beads and lace around neckline and sleeves. Skirt is A-line, very full. Hook and eye closure in center back, slight train.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
beads (pierced objects)
hand sewing
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
Dress
Silk
Beads
Lace
Machine Sewn
Women's Clothing
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy Coolidge

Accession Number

1996.22AB