Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1855-1860

GUSN

GUSN-46265

Description

Printed white calico dress with allover pattern of purple leaves and berries; broad neckline with self ruffle. Armholes also trimmed with ruffle; no sleeves; bodice lined with white cotton, hook and eye closure down center front. Skirt gathered all around at waist with overlapping hook and eye closure. Pocket on right side; skirt is unlined; smocking at waist, center front, and back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
Women's clothing
Dress

Associated Building

Used At Marrett House (Standish, Me.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Frances S. Marrett

Accession Number

1959.1231