Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1863-1865

GUSN

GUSN-12816

Description

A=Bodice; B=Skirt. Cream & purple silk threads creating small checked pattern. A=Bodice - cuffs & hem have border of floral chine' w/ purple bands; hook & eye; lined w/ linen & boned. B=Skirt - unlined w/ slight train; hook & eye closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
chiné technique
stitching
silk (textile)
checker pattern
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Silk
Chine'
Hand Stitched
Checked
Garland
DRESS

Inscription

On waistband of skirt woven label w/ purple threads & handwriting: Jordan Marsh Company/Boston-Paris/Mrs. M. Freedman/206 Bay State Rd. City/Date ___ No____""

Additional Identification Number

1948.446AB

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1948.44AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)