Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1913

GUSN

GUSN-11505

Description

Cream silk net; chain of leaves embroidered around neckline and center back palcket; large floral spray embroidered center front of bodice and on upper skirt; open panels of lace over body to waist; short sleeves edged with 2 scalloped ruffles; button and loop closure center back; hook and eye at waist and half-way down skirt; waistband faced with white taffeta; ruffled header across knees; lace overlay at hem; net overskirt edged with lace.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
embroidering
stitching
lace (needlework)
machine-made
net (textile)
silk (textile)
taffeta
meanders (patterns)
floral patterns
Silk
Net
Lace
Taffeta
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Spray
Geometric Meander
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

92-60

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.204