Woman's dress of white satin

English or American
1817


Object Place: England or U.S.A.

Dimensions

128 x 107 cm (50 3/8 x 42 1/8 in.) measured flat for flat storage, width due to deeply padded hem. L. around waist band .588

Accession Number

44.11

Medium or Technique

Silk satin, cotton plain weave, wool batting, metal hook and eye closures

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

High waisted bodice; front cut on bias; short sleeves. Stuffed roll around hem of skirt. Back of bodice lined with cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of the children of Mrs. M. A. DeWolfe Howe (Fanny Huntington Quincy), Miss Helen H. Howe, Quincy Howe, and Mark DeWolfe Howe