Ensemble

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1940

GUSN

GUSN-12822

Description

A=Dress; B=Coat. Black chiffon = nylon? A=Dress - light blue & white collar with "v" neckline; shirring at center front for fullness through bust; ruffled cap sleeves with ruffle extending to back waistline. Pleats stitched in place at center back with fullness below; hand rolled hem; snap closure along left side to waist, along waist & down left back. B=Coat - matching coat has long sleeves w/ blue & white cuffs matching collar of dress; sleeves gathered at shouldr w/ black shoulder lining for support; narrow string tie attached to waist of black chiffon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ensembles (costume)
chiffon
stitching
machine-made
nylon
silk (textile)
evening dress (concept)
Women's clothing
Silk
Nylon
Chiffon
Hand Stitched
Evening Wear
ENSEMBLE

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Thornton Fisher, Anne Fisher Tatlock, Faith Fisher Forbes, Charles Paine Fisher and John Bryant Fisher

Accession Number

1990.357AB