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)
Dress
Silk
Cotton
Linen
Jacquard
Woven
Crocheted
Tin Glazed
Hand Stitched
Beads
Women's Clothing
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.257