Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1808-1812

GUSN

GUSN-40613

Description

Sheer; embroidered allover w/ silver metallic stars; drawstring neckline at front & back. High waist w/ fullness & drawstring at back; hook & eye at inner waistband; short, puffed sleeves gathered at shoulder. Hem embroidered w/ silver thread w/ scallops, bunches of grapes & leaves; train.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
silk (textile)
thread
metallic (color attribute)
silver (metal)
Empire (style)
geometric patterns
stars
Women's clothing
Silk
Hand Stitched
Silver Thread
Empire
Star
Geometric
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

India

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Hope Gray

Accession Number

1940.485