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Two part evening dress: bodice and skirt
Two part evening dress: bodice and skirt
Maker:
Date:
ca. 1835
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Satin, Lace
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
1999.189.1a-b
Acquisition Date:
1999-12-31
Credit Line:

Gift of Doris Raymond

Two part dress of cream colored silk satin: (a) bodice: straight neckline; bodice ends in point just above natural waist; fullness draped across shoulders anchored at center front bust; central panel of self fabric lattice pattern; sleeve fullness pleated into band and ruffle at dropped shoulder line; released below band and gathered into lace trimmed cuff; (b) skirt: pleated into waistband; lined in linen.