Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1843-1847

GUSN

GUSN-46249

Description

A=Dress; B=Capelet. A=Dress - Cream wool w/ woven cream silk check & printed w/ floral trail & floral sprays; "v" neckline w/ appliqued tucked panel w/ pleats at pointed waist. Long fitted sleeves edged w/ cotton net; piping at waist, center front & neckline; cartridge pleats all around; bodice is boned & lined w/ white cotton. B=Capelet - matching cape w/ ruffled & piped hem; lined w/ white cotton; hook & eye closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
block printing (relief printing process)
stitching
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Wool
Silk
Hand Stitched
Transfer Printed
Floral Trail
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Marrett House (Standish, Me.),

Additional Identification Number

1959.1213 A

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances S. Marrett

Accession Number

1959.1213AB