Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1826-1827

GUSN

GUSN-28587

Description

Beige & brown woven ombred stripe of damask pattern of serpentine stems w/ leaves in between. Leg o' mutton sleeves w/ shirred wrists. Piped waistband & neckline. Skirt gathered all around. Hook & eye closure at waist. Bodice & sleeves lined w/ cotton (3/4 only in sleeves). Three ruffles w/ piping at hem; hem lined w/ brown glazed cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
silk (textile)
stripes
Women's clothing
Silk
Hand Stitched
Stripe
DRESS

Label

In exhibition "Fashion on the Ohio Frontier: 1790-1840" at the Kent State University Museum, July 26, 2003-January 18, 2004. Displayed with matching spencer, #1918.1641.

Related Items

Title Jacket Accession Number 1918.1641

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1918.1656

Places

Massachusetts (United States)