Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1970

GUSN

GUSN-12876

Description

A=Blouse; B=Skirt. Pale blue & cream cotton plain weave. A=Blouse - wide, pointed collar; short sleeves; darts; bands of cream cotton drawn work at collar & center front. 4 pearl (plastic) shank buttons. B=Skirt - matching; just below knee length; box pleats all around; self-waistband w/ hook & eye & snaps at right side. 10 bands of drawn work (vertically arranged); flared.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
drawn thread work
hand weaving
stitching
machine-made
day (time of day)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Woven
Drawnwork
Day Wear
DRESS

Inscription

1. Woven label on skirt waistband: ""BEREA COLLEGE/ STUDENT INDUSTRIES/ BEREA, KENTUCKY"" 2. Stamped on zipper: ""TALON"" 3. Stamped on snaps: ""MPRY""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1990.43AB

Places

Kentucky (United States)