3-Piece Dress with Underdress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1930-1933

GUSN

GUSN-11737

Description

Royal blue lace; wide neckline; v-shaped in front; sleeveless; slightly shirred at shoulders; braided straps with snap closure inside shoulder seams; snap closure in right side seam; self belt tacked in place at waist; full length gored skirt; Matching bolero has open front; short sleeves gathered at shoulders; wide lace cummerbund has 4 rhinestone studded buttons concealing snap closure. Slip is of royal blue rayon; bias cut; wide v-neckline; narrow self shoulder and straps; body joins bodice at a point, front and back; full-length.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
underdresses
braiding
lace (needlework)
rayon
rhinestone
Rhinestone
Lace
Rayon
Braided
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Inscription

Black ink stamped on white paper sewn into side seam of slip.

Additional Identification Number

92-6
92-59

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.235.3