Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1926-1928

GUSN

GUSN-11914

Description

Black lace over peach iridescent silk? (rayon?); scooped neck; sleeveless; cotton dress shields at each arm; dropped waist; very wide dark red pleated satin sash with bow at left; 2-tiered skirt with scalloped hem; lace and body joined only at shoulder; peach body loose, waistless; knee-length.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
lace (needlework)
machine-made
rayon
satin
silk (textile)
Rayon
Silk
Satin
Lace
Hand Stitched
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Inscription

Black ink printed on cotton, on right dress shield, sewn and pinned to dress: ""Kleinert's/ CAP SLEEVE/ GUARANTEED/ MADE IN U.S. AMERICA/ 100 % COTTON/ A96 1-1 SIZE 4""

Additional Identification Number

92-15

People and Organizations

Dorothy Upham Boy

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.268