Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1869

GUSN

GUSN-11709

Description

Lavender silk jacquard with blue warp; narrow band collar; 10 buttonholes at center front with no buttons; white crocheted lace ruffle with glass bead fringe around yoke; piped armseye; dropped shoulder; long sleeves with lace cuff and bead fringe at wrist; princess seam; bodice lined with white cotton twill; boned dart and seams; sleeves lined with glazed white linen; cuffs with white silk with ruffle at wrist; matching belt with lace trim; hook and eye closure; lined with linen; skirt pleated to set in waistband; hem bound with tan wool tape' train; lined with glazed white linen; pocket at right.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
beads (pierced objects)
cotton (textile)
crocheting
glazing (coating)
stitching
jacquard
linen (material)
machine-made
silk (textile)
weaving
tin (metal)
DressSilk
Cotton
Linen
Jacquard
Woven
Crocheted
Tin Glazed
Hand Stitched
Beads
Women's Clothing
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing; Main Garments

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.257