Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1904-1911

GUSN

GUSN-11508

Description

Cream satin underdress overlaid with black net embroidered with large scale floral trail; scooped drawstring neckline; sequins applied around neck and waist; panels of net embroidered with jet beads hanging from neck and front and back waist; short loose sleeves; hook and eye closure center back placket; bodice lined with white cotton; cotton knit dress shields; black lace hem appliqued to under body; satin and lace layers extend into pointed train; 2 layers attached with weights in train.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
beads (pierced objects)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
lace (needlework)
machine-made
net (textile)
satin
sequins (spangles)
silk (textile)
Silk
Satin
Net
Lace
Beads
Cotton
Sequins
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

92-25 (?)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.208