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Woman's afternoon dress: bodice and skirt
Woman's afternoon dress: bodice and skirt
Date:
1865
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Taffeta, Lace
Dimensions:
159 x 60 cm (62 5/8 x 23 5/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
52.3.1a-b
Acquisition Date:
1952-03-06
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. William Vanderlyn Dennis in memory of her father, William Bateman

Exhibition History:

The Chinese Shawl, 1984

Bodice and skirt of green and white windowpane check silk taffeta; (a) bodice; high round neckline; white lace collar; center front hook and thread closure; self fabric buttons trimmed with black lace along center front; bodice extends to a point at center front; angled bishop sleeves with an ornamental cap; sleeve trimmed with silk band and black lace at hem of cap and lower sleeve hem;(b) skirt; fullness pleated at sides and back; flat front.