Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1878-1881

GUSN

GUSN-35808

Description

A=dress, B=hat Burgundy satin w/ burgundy velvet trim. Dress has squared neckline trimmed w/ lace & tulle ruffle; velvet bow at decolletage. Velvet "lapels" trimmed w/ lace; long fitted sleeves have piped slits exposing velvet; w/ velvet ruching at cuff. Lace & tulle at wrist; gilt & steel beaded buttons at center front; velvet bands at sides of skirt. Train w/ velvet bands; satin shirred at front, sides, & around hem; scalloped hem. Gold & lace pleated dust ruffle; buckram lining w/ 2 pairs of tape ties for bustle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Velvet
Silk
Satin
Hand Stitched
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

1933.739

Related Items

Title Dress Accession Number 1933.740A

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Rome, Italy

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1933.739AB