Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1907-1908

GUSN

GUSN-51824

Description

A=Bodice; B=Skirt. Cream lace/net w/ pink taffeta & peach satin. A=Bodice - standing band collar of tucked net w/ flowers; backed w/ tulle & tulle ruffle; V yoke of tucked net (horizontal tucks). 2 large lace bertha ruffles at yoke; bell shaped lace oversleeves w/ tulle covered satin undersleeve (elbow length). Pleated pink taffeta waistband/cummerbund w/ rosettes & rhinestone pin at center of rosette; pink trim at sleeves & on lace oversleeves; pink ribbon sash; lined w/ peach satin; boned; drawstring; hook & eye closure. B=Skirt - matching w/ several lace/net flounces; lined w/ peach satin.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
lace (needlework)
stitching
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
taffeta
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Lace
Silk
Taffeta
Satin
Hand Stitched
Floral
DRESS

Inscription

Woven into waistband of bodice: ""E.T. Slattery Co./ Boston"".

Additional Identification Number

1987.591

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.591AB

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