Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1940-1970

GUSN

GUSN-173532

Description

Full length dress with long, flaring sleeves, gathered at waist. Made of linen fabric with all-over repeated pattern of blue flowers, olive-green leaves, and brown and blue birds on a cream-colored ground. Lace trim sewn around neck and wrists. Center back closure with three buttons. One part of a medieval costume.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
linen (material)
machine sewing (technique)
hand sewing
floral patterns
leaf (plant material)
Women's Clothing
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Eliza Kimball, Helen Chase Kimball-Brooke, and Mrs. H. Thomas Byron, Jr.

Accession Number

1993.160.1