Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1909-1913

GUSN

GUSN-11915

Description

Maroon silk twill ?; surplice front with hook and eye closure at waist and front placket of skirt; narrow shawl collar trimmed with band of black net with pink and green floral embroidery; "modesty piece" trimmed like collar; gathered at waist center front and back; 2 bands of maroon velvet around waist; watch pocket under lower velvet band; pleat at shoulder; long sleeves with bands of embroidered net at elbow and wrist; ruffle of embroidered white net; 3 large velvet covered buttons on skirt placket below knees; brown cotton twill lining inside yoke hem bound with maroon wool tape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
embroidering
stitching
machine-made
net (textile)
silk (textile)
twill
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Twill
Velvet
Net
Wool
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Silk
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

92-105

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.269