Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1940

GUSN

GUSN-12823

Description

Taupe dress; wool crepe; full length dress; neck, "v" shaped decolletage & cuffs of short sleeves trimmed w/ gilt leather. Gored skirt; sleeves have pleats at shoulders & shoulder pads; darts & fullness gathered at waist front & back; self-belt w/ buckle; zipper at left side seam.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
crepe (textile)
stitching
machine-made
wool (textile)
Women's clothing
Crepe
Wool
Hand Stitched
DRESS

Inscription

Woven label on dress: ""Radlo's/236 Clarendon St. Boston"" Embossed on both sides of zipper pull: ""TALON"".

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1990.358AB

Places

Massachusetts (United States)