Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-38017

Description

One piece; grey cashmere; slight V-neckline (front and back) with chiffon collar; elbow length sleeves with chiffon oversleeve; pleated at front; gathered at hips in polonnaise style; back has pleats from shoulder to waist (stitched in place), with box pleats below; grey braid trims center front; front hem at ruffle and center back; boned bodice is lined with tan cotton; lower section/ skirt lining of tan cotton, hook and eye at waist; pocket at right and 3 elastic bands at back for bustle; hook and eye closure at center front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cashmere (wool)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
wool (textile)
trousseaux
weddings
Women's clothing
Wool
Cashmere
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Wedding
Trousseau
DRESS

Inscription

Stamped at hook and eye: ""NICHOLLS""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1935.907

Places

Massachusetts (United States)