Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1845-1850

GUSN

GUSN-47459

Description

Cream cotton with silk pinstripe; printed with bands of ogee and diamond medallions in green, blue and pinks; bodice has gathered and padded front; waist has wide piping and narrow piping at armscye and seams at front and back; long straight sleeves trimmed with lace; bodice lined with cream cotton twill; skirt gathered all around; hook and eye closure at back; hem lined with stiffened cotton; slightly pointed waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
block printing (relief printing process)
cotton (textile)
stitching
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
lozenges
geometric patterns
stripes
ogee arches
travel
Women's clothing
Cotton
Silk
Wool
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Geometric
Ogee
Diamond
Medallion
Travel
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1967.83