Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1827-1828

GUSN

GUSN-42207

Description

White V-neckline, bodice shirred along center front with 3 bands of lace inserted; piping at seams; long leg o'mutton sleeves with bands of lace; 6 hooks and eyes at back waistband; fullness at back; double flounced hem embroidered with whitework scrolling leaves and flowers, scalloped edges, floral garland embroidered above ruffle seam.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
super
Empire (style)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
leaf (plant material)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Mull
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Empire
Leaf
Flower
Garland
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

B3429

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1942.630