Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-7258

Description

Pale green wool challis printed with grape vine pattern in white, purple and brown; bodice has round neck; center placket with twelve faceted black buttons; boned darts; piping at neck, armseyes and waist; capped bell sleeves with ruching trim on cap and cuff; caps lined with tan glazed linen; bodice lined with natural linen; princess seams in back of bodice; hidden tab at waist with hook and eye closure (broken); cartridge pleating all around skirt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
stitching
linen (material)
printing (process)
wool (textile)
vine scrolls
Women's clothing
Wool Challis
Linen
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Vine
DRESS

Inscription

1) Printed tag tied to neck: ""Craft / Studio / NORTH SCITUATE / RHODE ISLAND"". 2) Written in ink on bodice lining: ""Collection of / Elinor C. Larson"".

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.280