Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1858-1863

GUSN

GUSN-48316

Description

Brown silk with novelty satin vertical stripe of brown, black, pink, green yellow and white in alternating broad and narrow rows. High neckline, armholes and waist trimmed with self piping. 8 glass and brass buttons down center front. Boned darts. Princess seams in back. Bell sleeves with ruching at shoulder and trimmed with brown self fringe and black ribbon with red and green rose pattern. Bodice lined with tan cotton twill. Sleeves lined with brown cotton with wide band of brown silk at cuff.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
geometric patterns
stripes
Dress
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Hand Stitched
Geometric
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing; Main Garments

Accession Number

1970.300