Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1905-1910

GUSN

GUSN-12839

Description

A=Dress; B=Collar; C=Jacket/Tunic. Sheer white cotton. A=Dress - neckline w/ V-shaped yoke embroidered w/ dots & flowers; blouson front w/ 2 appliqued embroidered roses. 3/4 length sleeves w/ tucks alternating w/ bands of inserted lace; pleats around waist. Hem has scalloped bands of lace, pleats & panel embroidered w/ same flowers as bodice; covered button & loop closure. B=Collar - discolored; wire boning; embroidered w/ same flowers & dots as yoke; 2 bands of lace; covered button & loop closure. C=Jacket - sheer white cotton ; embroidered w/ same whitework roses & flowers as dress; squared neck; open center front; cap sleeves; box pleats at sides; knee length; lace inserts.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
lace (needlework)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Lace
Embroidered
Appliqued
Walking Wear
Flower
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

1990.408ABC

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

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

Accession Number

1990.408A-C