Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1945-1955

GUSN

GUSN-12912

Description

Black taffeta; small pointed collar; 3/4 length sleeves w/ turned back cuff; diamond gusset at armscye; front pleats at waist. 2 side waist belt loops (belt missing); front closure from neck to below waist; covered buttons & loops from collar tip to below waist. 3 hook & eyes at waist; buckram lining around neckline & down both center fronts as well as at skirt; buckram edged w/ blue grosgrain ribbon at hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
buckram
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's clothing
Silk Taffeta
Buckram
Hand Stitched
DRESS

Inscription

Machine embroidered label at neckline in white w/ black letters: ""Suzy/ Perette"".

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Thompson S. Lingel

Accession Number

1992.143