Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1843-1850

GUSN

GUSN-46912

Description

Purple irridescent taffeta with white pinstripes; high neckline; tucks at shoulder extend to waist; long double sleeves (long sleeves are detachable); Placket with brass buttons extends from neck to hem. Cartridge pleats all around, waist sligthly pointed at front; hook and eye closure and covered button and loop at center back; bodice is boned and lined with white cotton; skirt is lined with brown glazed cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
stripes
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Striped
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1964.56