Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1848-1852

GUSN

GUSN-37978

Description

A=Dress; B=Cape. Cream ground w/ pink & blue stripes alternating w/ 2 foliate bands w/ band of floral sprays in red & green. A=Dress - Vertical stripes; bateau neckline; short sleeves trimmed w/ 2 rows of green satin ruching. Neckline trimmed w/ net (disintegrating); green satin ribbon at center front; padded & boned bodice has sharp points at front & back. Laced closure at center back w/ original lacing. Cartridge pleats all around waist w/ seam at end of pleats; pocket on right side. B=Cape - matching cape lined w/ pale blue satin & trimmed w/ blue satin; hook & eye closure at neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
lampas (textile material)
silk (textile)
stripes
floral patterns
Dress
Women's clothing
Silk
Lampas
Hand Stitched
Stripe
Dress

Additional Identification Number

1935.792 A

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing; Main Garments

Accession Number

1935.792AB