Overdress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1865

GUSN

GUSN-29983

Description

Chine--beige w/ brown and pink chine "dots"--trimmed w/ fuschia silk ribbon; pinafore top w/ 5 buttons; bows at shoulders; lined w/ brown glazed cotton/cambric; buttonholes at waist; pointed hem; sash of same fabric w/ rosette and ribbons.

Details

Descriptive Terms

overdresses
chiné technique
stitching
silk (textile)
geometric patterns
Girls' clothing
Chine'
Hand Stitched
Geometric
OVERDRESS

Inscription

Handwritten on waistband: Most is illegible: ""--- March 31?""

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of the Misses Cummings

Accession Number

1923.538AB