Woman's dress

American
about 1800


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

233 cm (91 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.338

Medium or Technique

Mull; embroidered, satin stitch

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s dress, India mull, cut with high waist, open neck gathered on tape, short sleeves and train, embroidered with white cotton in satin stitch and drawn work with undulating band of open work, and sprays of foliage and flowers, up center front of skirt, similar design with open work swags borders skirt, edged with scallops and zig-zag band.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles F. Batchelder