Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1862-1864

GUSN

GUSN-45908

Description

A=Bodice; B=Skirt; C=Sash. 3 piece black moire'. A=Bodice - has elbow length sleeves trimmed w/ black lace & black satin bow. Sharp point at front & back; boned & lined w/ glazed cotton. Piping at shoulders & neckline; 10 self covered buttons on bodice; 1 missing. B=Skirt - hook & eye closure at left side; pleats at front; fullness at back. Pocket at right side; train; hem lined w/ black crinoline & edged w/ green wool binding. C=Sash - trimmed w/ black satin ribbon & black lace at points; sash is very wide.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
moiré
silk (textile)
taffeta
mourning
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Moire
Hand Stitched
Mourning
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

1957.10ABC

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1957.10A-C