Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1866-1870

GUSN

GUSN-35191

Description

A=dress, B=matching belt. Plum wool printed with diamond shaped floral boquets in reds & green; boquets are arranged in rows. Standing collar; squared yoke front & "v"-shaped at back formed by applied two bands of dress fabric with red twill tape on top. Same bands at cuffs, front (left and right) and around hem; bodice has nine covered buttons and buttonholes; piping at shoulder and waist. Pocket at right; bodice lined with brown twill cotton and boned at sides and back. Darts at front; hook & eye closure on left side; matching belt is trimmed with red wool twill tape and lined with glazed brown cotton. Cartridge pleats a back; four pleats in front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
twill
wool (textile)
Dress
Dress

Additional Identification Number

1932.2180

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. C. J. Edwards

Accession Number

1932.2180AB