Requires Photography

White cambric dress

American
1815–20


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

115 cm (45 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.202

Medium or Technique

Cambric

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cambric dress; short waist with inserted bands of eyelet embroidery terminating in embroidered net buttons; long sleeves gathered into two bands of eyelet embroidery at wrist, bias cut wrist ruffles; skirt plain in front with all fullness gathered to back, trimmed around bottom with three gathered ruffles, eyelet embroidered in spoked-wheel design.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates