Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1866-1870

GUSN

GUSN-35191

Description

A=dress, B=matching belt. Plum wool printed w/ diamond shaped floral boquets in reds & green; boquets are arranged in rows. Standing collar; squared yoke front & "v"-shaped at back formed by applied (2) bands of dress fabric w/ red twill tape on top. Same bands at cuffs, front (left & right) & around hem; bodice has 9 covered buttons & buttonholes; piping at shoulder & waist. Pocket at right; bodice lined w/ brown twill cotton & boned at sides & back. Darts at front; hook & eye closure on left side; matching belt is trimmed w/ red wool twill tape & lined w/ glazed brown cotton. Cartridge pleats a back; 4 pleats in front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
stitching
resist dyeing
twill
wool (textile)
day (time of day)
floral patterns
rural areas
Women's clothing
Wool
Cotton
Twill
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Bouquet
rural
Daywear
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

1932.2180

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1932.2180AB