Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1866

GUSN

GUSN-12814

Description

Brown and cream plaid dress with floral chine bands; matching capelet; Bodice has high neckline; long sleeves with shoulder extensions trimmed with brown and black tape (same tape on capelet). Hook and eye and button front closure. Bodice is boned and lined with cotton; Skirt has cartridge pleats all around, lined with glazed white cotton. Pleated crinoline hem edged with lace.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's clothing
Dress

Additional Identification Number

1942.695A&B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Accession Number

1942.695AB