Fancy dress with hat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-73787

Description

Pink cotton/silk satin; black scalloped trim at neck has multicolored rhinestones; boned and laced bodice has pink straps/slits with white cotton showing; long sleeves with large puff at shoulder; 2 pink bands with gold braid, and white cotton showing; sleeves have pleated white cuff and black bands; high waistband trimmed with gold braid, gold braid sash, and rhinestones; skirt pleated all around; front closure. Hat (B) - Black satin bands; curved with pink satin lining; white ostrich feathers; stiffened to keep bands in shape.

Details

Descriptive Terms

fancy dress
dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
handmade
machine-made
rhinestone
satin
silk (textile)
Elizabethan
entertaining
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Cotton
Silk
Rhinestone
Hand Stitched
Elizabethan Revival
Fancy Dress
Fancy Dress
Entertainment
Satin
Handmade
FANCY DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.6215

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6215A