Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1820

GUSN

GUSN-39247

Description

Cream; short waisted bodice w/ small "V" panel embroidered w/ leaves; "V" shaped panels inserted at sleeves; 2 rows of featherstitching down front; white work embroidery of leaves w/ net and flowers, w/ tucks and scalloped edge; back opening w/ drawstring at neck and waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
Infant's Clothing
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Flower
Leaves
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1937.871

Places

Massachusetts (United States)