Dress fragment

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

ca. 1780

GUSN

GUSN-273103

Description

Fragment of a printed muslin fabric with brown floral motif. In an envelope marked "October 26, 1891" with an accompanying letter giving history as being from a dress worn by Dorothy Quincy, wife of Governor John Hancock.

Details

Descriptive Terms

textiles
fragments

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

England

Object Type

Textileworking T&E

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 4 3/8 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1985.749