Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1805-1815

GUSN

GUSN-40625

Description

Long; white; high waisted bodice and capped sleeves w/ vertical bands of eyelet alternating w/ bands of embroidered net; sides and back of dotted bullion knots; center back open to hem w/ scalloped and embroidered edge and hem; 6 large floral (spiral) medallions at hem of skirt w/ net inserts and foliate garland; drawstring neckline and waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
floral patterns
Infant's Clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Floral
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Hope Gray

Accession Number

1940.543

Places

Massachusetts (United States)