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Dress

Accession Number: 1996.24.31

Collection: Textiles & Decorative Arts - Costumes

Object: Dress

Gender: Female

Maker/Author: Unknown (Maker)

Date Made: 1845-1848

Description:
Dress; blue, red, and tan cotton print, with floral motifs in stripe, diagonal stripe on bodice. V-neck. Bodice is draped across shoulders to bust area forming diagonal stripes on bodice. Fitted, long sleeves. Piped seams. Center front closure of 17 hooks and eyes. Bodice is lined. Gathered skirt with more concentrated pleating in center back. Floor length.

Subject:
Clothing and dress; Costume--Women--Main garment; Costume

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