Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1808-1812

GUSN

GUSN-34704

Description

White embroidered w/ silver metallic stars & dots all over; neckline gathered in front; piped Empire waist. Short sleeves gathered on outer edge w/ ruffle; 7 self-covered buttons w/ stars; fullness gathered at back on drawstring. Slight train; sleeves lined w/ linen; probably embroidered in India.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
thread
metallic (color attribute)
super
geometric patterns
statues
Women's clothing
Cotton
Mull
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Fiddle Thread
Geometric
Statue
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Frances Greely Curtis

Accession Number

1932.272