Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1910

GUSN

GUSN-12832

Description

A=Bodice; B=Skirt. A=Bodice - beige silk crepe printed w/ small red roses & green leaves; V-shaped neck w/ insert of lace; ruffle of tulle around insert. Bloused; hook & eye closure in back; shirred shoulders; dolman short sleeves edged w/ lace; fully lined w/ net. Grosgrain inner waistband. B=Skirt - matching; 3 tiers each edged w/ lace; lower tiers attached to net lining; top tier has vertical tucks around hips. Hook & eye closure in back; wide cotton inner waistband w/ boned inserts; 2 silk loops & 2 hooks for attaching to bodice.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
crepe (textile)
stitching
lace (needlework)
machine-made
net (textile)
printing (process)
silk (textile)
tulle (meshed textile)
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Silk
Crepe
Lace
Net
Tulle
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Floral
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

1990.390AB