Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830s

GUSN

GUSN-32723

Description

Long; white; bodice front has a "V" of embroidered flowers w/ net inserts and featherwork; same embroidery around sleeves to back, and down center back and hem; lace neckline and capped sleeves; eyelet waistband; hem has 2 bands of narrow tucks w/ band of embroidered floral sprigs w/ net inserts; drawstring neckline.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Garland
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Mary Otis Porter

Accession Number

1929.631

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