Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1876

GUSN

GUSN-50411

Description

A=Dress; B=Belt; C=extra fabric. Wool & cotton weave; black & gold ikat. A=Dress - Boned; red, blue & gold floral border band applied around neckline, down center front & around hem & cuffs. Cotton lining in tan twill; piping at waist front & shoulder seams; drawstring gather at back waist. Pleats at front waist of skirt; gathered waistback; right front pocket; glazed cotton lining; hem edged w/ green wool tape. 7 covered buttons & buttonholes from neck to waist w/ decorative false buttons from waist to hem. B=Belt - matched applied floral border; lined w/ brown glazed chintz; hook & eye closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
ikat
machine-made
printing (process)
twill
wool (textile)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
maternity
Dress
Women's clothing
Wool
Cotton
Twill
Ikat
Hand Stitched
Transfer Printed
Geometric
Floral
Maternity
Dress

Additional Identification Number

1984.6ABC

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing; Main Garments

Accession Number

1984.6A-C