Dressing Gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1891

GUSN

GUSN-53131

Description

Wrapper/Tea gown. Beige satin brocaded with large gold flowers and smaller pink and lavender flowers; standing band collar trimmed with lace and net ruching; brocade panels at front open to reveal pale yellow satin bodice/skirt with embroidered net overlay; satin covered buttons (neck to hip); sleeves - satin undersleeve, short puffed lace over sleeve with ruffle; brocaded straps alternate with lace; lace cuffs with drawstring; box pleats at back; pleated ruffle at hem; pocket on right side; 2 boned bars and drawstring in lining for bustle; lace dust ruffle; taffeta lining.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
brocade (textile)
lace (needlework)
stitching
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
day (time of day)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
Renaissance
Women's clothing
Silk
Satin
Brocade
Lace
Hand Stitched
Renaissance Revival
Flower
Daywear
Demi Ajuste
GOWN, DRESSING

Inscription

Punched tag attached to inside waist ""9145 B+""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1942.724