Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1867-1870

GUSN

GUSN-53793

Description

Black silk dress with purple and red horizontal stripes; long sleeves with pleats at cuff and shoulder; black velvet trim at cuff; Twelve purple buttons at front bodice; bodice is boned and lined with brown cotton; high neckline with standing collar. Princess seams; cartridge pleats at back; skirt lined with tan cotton and edged with black woolen tape. Pocket at right side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
silk (textile)
cotton (textile)
Dress

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Cyrus W. Murphy

Accession Number

1944.463