Dressing Gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1898-1902

GUSN

GUSN-52915

Description

Cotton; printed w/ red & white floral trail & heart shape patterned background. High neckline; long sleeves w/ buttoned cuff; "v" shaped yoke; front & back epaulets. Collar, yoke & epaulets trimmed w/ contrasting geometric border print; hook & eye closure at neckline; snap closure at yoke. Inner bodice lined w/ white cotton; center front of lining is banded w/ self fabric & has 4 buttons & holes. Self tie belt attached at center back w/ 1 button closure; deep ruffle at hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
printing (process)
rolling up
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Floral Trail
GOWN, DRESSING

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry B. Spelman

Accession Number

1942.193