Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850s

GUSN

GUSN-7256

Description

Faded aubergine wool challis printed with two-tone circles in green, red and brown; round neckline with hook and eye closure; eight brown painted buttons / nine holes at center front of bodice; piping at neck, armseye and waist; boned darts in front, princess seams in back; lined in tan twill; long, capped full sleeves gathered to cuff with hook and eye closure; cap sleeves edged with black velvet; skirt gathered all around; pocket at right; hem faced with brown glazed linen.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
linen (material)
printing (process)
twill
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
Women's clothing
Wool Challis
Linen
Twill
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Geometric
DRESS

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.256