Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1850

GUSN

GUSN-26448

Description

Women's dress. Purple and white striped silk. Vertical floral and foliate trails of green, pink and blue. Empire waist. Gathered ribbon edged around neckline and cuffs. 3/4 length sleeves. Wide neckline. Corset sewn into dress. Fastener's for closure at back. Darker purple edging around bottom of dress.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
silk (textile)
Dress
Women's clothing
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

2000.22.1