Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1810-1815

GUSN

GUSN-31172

Description

Red; high neckline; short sleeves with piping and drawstring. Four covered buttons at front; high waistline; pocket at right front. Brown velvet waistband; trimmed at front and hem. One pearl button at neck; two cotton ties at waist inside with metal rosette clasp outside. Bodice lined with white cotton; fullness at back between shoulders. Pink ribbion ruching at hem; hem lined with linen band. Woolen dress shields; panels inserted at side seams; watch pocket.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
silk (textile)
Empire (style)
Women's clothing
Silk
Hand Stitched
Empire
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1926.938