Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1860

GUSN

GUSN-36334

Description

Green and black and white silk plaid w/ predominant vertical stripe. A) Bodice: close, round neck w/ self piping; pagoda sleeves w/ 2 tiers, all trimmed w/ black, green and white stripe moire ribbon; bodice has peplum, and same stripe moire ribbon; bodice is boned at center back only (hook and eye closure at center front); lined w/ brown cotton twill; sleeve cuffs lined w/ green silk; cotton twill ties attached to lining at center back. B) Skirt: matching skirt; white cotton waistband w/ drawstring; gathered at front; cartridge pleats at sides and back; fully lined w/ brown cambric (glazed); hem bound w/ green wool tape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
silk (textile)
plaids
stripes
Women's clothing
Silk
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Plaid
Striped
Cambric
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen A. Robbins Stone

Accession Number

1933.2048AB