Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1825-1827

GUSN

GUSN-36626

Description

White embroidered in white stylized leaves; open neckline w/ covered button & loop at neck. Hook & eye at waistband; short sleeves w/ piping & scalloped edge; bodice lined w/ linen under bodice w/ 2 covered buttons (1 missing). Scalloped hem; embroidered w/ white flowers & openwork w/ chevron band of small flowers & stripes; large floral bouquet along chevron band.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
super
openwork
floral patterns
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Mull
Embroidered
Open Work
Hand Stitched
Leaf
Bouquet
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Miss Alice A. Stevens

Accession Number

1934.569