Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1860

GUSN

GUSN-12800

Description

Gauze, blue and black stripe with white stripe; Bodice (.493) horizontal stripes; bishop's sleeves with epaulets trimmed with passementerie with black silk fringe; same passementerie at cuffs; close round neck with self piping; boned lined with brown cotton; sleeves lined with black silk; 12 small black covered buttons (with spiral motif) down center front; bodice slightly pointed/rounded at front; princess seams at back; cotton loops at side seams; matching skirt (fragments.492 & .494) with horizontal stripes

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
gauze
stitching
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
stripes
Women's clothing
Silk
Wool
Gauze
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Leno Weave
Striped
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1928.493