Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189731

Description

Pastel green chiffon dress with bell sleeves and a fabric flower at the left hip. The ankle length dress has a full, flared skirt with rounded edges. The sleeves are fitted to the elbow then flare out in a bell shape. The dress also has a detachable pastel green silk under dress with lace trim at the neck. On each shoulder of the outer dress are several rows of shirring. The fabric flower is also pastel green with beads used as the center section. The back of the dress has a V-shaped panel at the neck and a diagonal seam running from the right shoulder to the left hip. There is also a curved seam running across the back of the knees.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
chiffon
Women's Clothing
Dress

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P826

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

17 12/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1246