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Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-31174

Description

Printed: vertical bands printed w/ Turkish/Middle Eastern mosque motif in multicolors; alternates w/ ombred band w/ small stylized flowers on stylized floral/geometric ground in shades of tan & plum. No collar; piped neck; armscye & waist at back; tuck at shoulder. Full long sleeves; princess seams at back; 4 brown velvet bands applied at center front from neck to hem & 2 bands at wrists. Boned bodice lining of tan cotton twill w/ hook & eye closure. Sleeves lined w/ olive silk; skirt lined w/ cream silk & wool fabric; cartridge pleats at waist. One large pocket on right; one smaller pocket at left. Hem bound w/ grey wool tape; brown velvet buttons at center front to hem. One tuck at hem; hem was shortened.

Details

Descriptive Terms

cotton (textile)
stitching
printing (process)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
home (concept)
leisure
ombré
stripes
floral patterns
stylization
Women's clothing
Wool
Silk
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Geometric Floral
Ombre
Striped
Leisure
Domesticity
WRAPPER

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1926.942