Dress

American
1815–20


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

144 x 68 cm (56 11/16 x 26 3/4 in.) overall measurement taken for hanging or flat storage

Accession Number

1988.1155

Medium or Technique

Silk satin and linen lining with silk tape

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown silk satin Empire-style dress, long sleeves, drawstring neck and sleeves. Condition: Good, small underarm stains.

Credit Line

Estate of Quincy A. Shaw