Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1867-1868

GUSN

GUSN-29100

Description

Yellow & brown silk satin pin stripe; high, round, piped neck. 8 cameo-like buttons & buttonholes on center front. Darts; piped natural waist; bodice is padded & boned & lined in natural linen. Epaulets trimmed w/ brown silk satin w/ 2 pairs of same buttons. Long sleeves w/ 2 bands of brown satin trim at cuffs. Skirt is stitched to bodice & pleated at front & gathered at center back. Brown silk fringe attached at hem in scalloped pattern. Hem is lined w/ brown glazed cotton & edged w/ brown wool tape. Pocket at right side; hook & eye at front waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
splitting
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
stripes
Women's clothing
Silk
Satin
Linen
Split
Striped
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Mrs. Jane N. Grew

Accession Number

1920.411