Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1845

GUSN

GUSN-38550

Description

Pink and cream striped silk. Pleated, bateau neckline trimmed with lace net. Short sleeves with piping and trimmed with pinked rosettes (self-fabric) and 1 pink bow at shoulder. 2 larger pink bows at center front. Pointed and boned bodice lined with glazed cotton. Cartridge pleats all around waist. 2 vertical bands of same pinked rosettes with 4 large pink bows down center of front of skirt. Skirt is lined with glazed cotton. Hook and eye closure. Pink belt matches pink bows.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
tin (metal)
rosette (motif)
stripes
trousseaux
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Cotton
Tin Glazed
Striped
Hand Stitched
Rosette
Wedding
Trousseau
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

1936.426

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Accession Number

1936.426.1-2

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