Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1867-1868

GUSN

GUSN-11911

Description

Blue on white plaid silk; narrow band collar; 10 buttons down centerfront and bodice- top and bottom buttons are flat and silver; remaining are blue silk egg-shapes with band of metal around middle; piped armseye; dropped shoulders; princess seams in back; long sleeves with white lace ruffle at wrist; bosice lined with brown cotton twill; boned darts and seams; sleeves lined with glazed brown linen; skirt pleated to self waistband; pocket at right; hem bound with blue wool tape; fully lined with glazed brown linen; series of hooks and eyes in seams in lower half of skirt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
glazing (coating)
stitching
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
weaving
tin (metal)
plaids
Silk
Linen
Lace
Woven
Tin Glazed
Hand Stitched
Wool
Plaid
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

92-1
WHS 110

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.265