Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1808-1812

GUSN

GUSN-42203

Description

White embroidered with geometric pattern of French-knot flowers; drawstring neckline at front and back; Empire waist, fullness gathered in back at waist with double drawstring; short sleeves with finely hemmed, ruffled and one covered button. one tuck at hem, narrow ruffle, slight train, narrow waistband.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
super
Empire (style)
geometric patterns
floral patterns
Dress

Additional Identification Number

B3425

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rosanna Thorndike

Accession Number

1945.17