2-Piece Fancy Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-12035

Description

Cream cotton twill; hip length; bnad collar trimmed with lace ruffle; "The Little Joker" printed in ink on front of jacket; long, straight sleeves; lace-edged pleated crinoline ruffle at wrist; 12 concealed celluloid buttons in back placket from neck to hem; hook and eye at collar back; 3 large eyes- 1 at each shoulder and at collar; fully lined with natural cotton twill; matching knickers have 7-button flap front with 6 additional buttons around waistband; half-belt with buckle at back of waist; flap faced with muslin; 3- buttons at outside seam at kneeband; lined at jacket.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
celluloid (cellulosic)
cotton (textile)
crinolines
stitching
lace (needlework)
machine-made
twill
fancy dress
Cotton
Twill
Lace
Crinoline
Celluloid
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Inscription

Block letters in ink on front of jacket: ""THE/ LITTLE/ JOKER""

Additional Identification Number

92-311

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.328