Evening gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-24586

Description

Ivory colored evening gown w/ brocaded metallic leaf decoration; applique trim running length of gown, both sides of front. White lace neckline and sleeve cuffs. Train at back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

evening dresses (garments)
brocading
silk (textile)
weddings
Silk
Brocaded
Wedding
GOWN, EVENING

Inscription

Printed on interior waist garter: ""Mme Chapuis Jne./ ROBES & MANTEAUX/ 19 RUE de Richelieu. PARIS""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5408