Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-11482

Description

White sheer cotton; round neck edged with lace; 5 covered buttons in center placket with loops; 3 vertical embroidered bands of floral trail front and back with tucks, openwork and feather stitching in between; piped armseyes; long sleeves gathered to embroidered cuff edged with lace; full skirt gathered to bodice; 2 horizontal embroidered bands-- floral trail and openwork above deep hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
lace (needlework)
openwork
meanders (patterns)
floral patterns
Boys' Clothing
Lace
Embroidered
Open Work
Hand Stitched
Geometric Meander
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

90-525-655

People and Organizations

Richard Bartlett Peirce

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.183