Dressing Gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1865

GUSN

GUSN-50412

Description

Printed; blue plaid alternating w/ multicolored floral boquet w/ brown wreath on plum ground; Narrow band printed w/ geometric medallion; piped neck (no collar), armscye & waist. Plum panels at center front & cuffs of long sleeves; pocket on right side lined w/ blue chintz; interior boned bodice of tan cotton twill w/ 6 brown buttons. Drawstring at waist; large covered buttons from neck to hem but only 4 buttonholes for closure from neck to waist; cartridge pleats & princess seam at back. Pleats/bustle lined w/ same tan cotton twill as used in bodice.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
printing (process)
wool (textile)
home (concept)
floral patterns
leisure
plaids
Women's clothing
Wool
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Leisure
Floral
Plaid
Domesticity
GOWN, DRESSING

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1984.7