2-Piece Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1915

GUSN

GUSN-11850

Description

Light blue cotton/ linen; collarless; white crocheted lace lapels; insert panel, tucked at top with concealed hook and eye closure at left; tucks at shoulder; white topstitching; 3/4 length sleeves, gathered at shoulder; tucked at elbow, crocheted lace cuff trimmed with lace ruffle; hem bound with white silk; hem longer in front than back; band at waist ties in front; hooks in back for skirt; unlined; skirt has narrow self waistband; hook and eye closure center back placket, stitched down front panel; inverted pleat center back panel; pleated ruffle attached between front and back panels with chevron stitched headers at each pleat; unlined.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
crocheting
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
silk (textile)
chevrons (motifs)
Cotton
Linen
Lace
Silk
Crocheted
Chevron
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

92-49

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.254