Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1825

GUSN

GUSN-37775

Description

Black with allover pattern of stylized branches of leaves; long leg of mutton sleeves with stiffening at shoulders; satin cuffs with 2 black bows at wrist. Neckline trimmed with satin V-at front of bodice. Bands of satin with 3 buttons at each side. High waist band, hook and eye closure at back. Bodice lined with glazed cotton. Fullness at back with ribbon tie at waist. Hem is padded all around. (1.5" width)

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
silk (textile)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
mourning
Women's clothing
Silk
Hand Stitched
Leaf
Mourning
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Lilias Page

Accession Number

1935.419