Two-Piece Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890s

GUSN

GUSN-7272

Description

A: BODICE: Glazed linen printed with pattern imitating patchwork with geometric and floral figures in red, tan, brown and light blue on white ground; ruffles of light blue linen at neck, cuffs and waist; seven covered buttons at center front (three silk, four linen); long leg-o'-mutton sleeves; waist pointed front and back--weight sewn to back point so it will lie flat. B: SKIRT: of matching material; self waistband with hook and eye closure center back; fullness at sides imitating panniers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
glazing (coating)
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
patchwork
printing (process)
tin (metal)
floral patterns
geometric patterns
ombré
stripes
Women's clothing
Linen
Tin Glazed
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Ombre
Striped
Patchwork
Floral
Geometric
DRESS

Additional Identification Number

1992.276A,B

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Estate of Elinor C. Larson

Accession Number

1992.276AB