Dress

Collection Type

  • Textiles

Date

1815-1820

GUSN

GUSN-51392

Description

White dress with a shirred and high waisted bodice; capped sleeves and neck trimmed with net; net insert from the neckline to the hem and around hem with embroidered garland; sleeves and center front trimmed with scalloped and couched applique; hem of same applique work to form row of diamonds; drawstring neckline and waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
festoon (motif)
geometric patterns
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Flavin

Accession Number

1987.155