Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1913

GUSN

GUSN-12831

Description

A=Bodice; B=Skirt. A=Bodice - white silk chiffon woven w/ monochromatic plaid over apricot satin; broad neck; wide lace collar cascading over shoulder & attached to waist in back. Short lace sleeves; yoke & sleeves lined w/ silk net; hook & eye closure at back. Satin cummerbund w/ hook & eye closure concealed under flat bow; boned center & side seams; inner waistband of apricot grosgrain ribbon. B=Skirt - chiffon over satin; chiffon is tucked at center front to reveal satin; overlay of lace around hips forming slight train. Hook & eye closure in back; broad grosgrain ribbon inner waistband w/ 2 silk loops & 2 hooks to attach bodice.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
chiffon
stitching
lace (needlework)
machine-made
net (textile)
satin
silk (textile)
weaving
floral patterns
plaids
Women's clothing
Silk
Chiffon
Satin
Lace
Net
Woven
Hand Stitched
Floral
Plaid
DRESS

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

1990.389AB