Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1843-1850

GUSN

GUSN-38230

Description

Stiffened cotton dress in a check weave resist-printed in brown, with stylized floral trail; bateau neck piped and gathered; vertical gathers to shirred waist; slightly pointed and piped waist; long sleeves with double sleeve with 2 rows of brown satin ribbon and bow; gathered cuffs with hook and eye closure; padded and lined with white cotton; hook and eye closure at back; skirt-unlined, and no waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
resist dyeing
floral patterns
Dress
Women's clothing
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Floral Trail
Dress

Additional Identification Number

1935.1350A&B

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ruth Child

Accession Number

1935.1350AB