Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1890

GUSN

GUSN-11738

Description

White cotton lawn printed with floral sprays in pink, purple, yellow, and green; v-neck trimmed with white lace covered; 10 lace covered buttons down center front; attached lapels pleated at shoulder and waist; rounded hem; unlined; long sleeves gathered at shoulder; wrists trimmed with 2 bands and bow of green grosgrain ribbon; lace ruffle at cuffs; skirt has self-waistband with hool and eye closure; tape loos inside waist; plain front with gathered ruffle attached above hem in front only; 8 green ribbon bows across ruffle header; gathered for fullness at center back; with tape ties inside.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
cloth
stitching
lace (needlework)
lawn (textile)
printing (process)
silk (textile)
floral patterns
Dress
Cotton
Lawn
Grosgrain
Lace
Silk
Transfer Printed
Spray
Hand Stitched
Women's Clothing
Dress

Additional Identification Number

WHS 110
92-90

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.236AB