Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850s

GUSN

GUSN-7255

Description

Beige heavy twill printed with large-scale floral meander in yellow and brown; round neckline with piping; bodice has center-front opening but no means of closure; darts in front, princess seams in back; long sleeves; piped self waistband; skirt gathered all around.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
printing (process)
twill
meanders (patterns)
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Cotton
Twill
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Geometric Meander
DRESS

Inscription

Written on tag pinned to neck: ""#13"".

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.272