DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1794-1797

GUSN

GUSN-12893

Description

White embroidered w/ metallic thread & sequins in paisley & leaf motif w/ Greek key & floral bunches at hem. Drawstring neckline; high waist; long fitted sleeves w/ Greek key motif at waist; fullness at back from side panels. Bodice & sleeves lined w/ linen; slight train.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
thread
metallic (color attribute)
Empire (style)
floral patterns
paisley
Women's clothing
Cotton
Linen
Fiddle Thread
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Empire
Floral
Paisley
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

1991.95A

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

India

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret L. Platt

Accession Number

1991.95