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
DressWomen'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