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Woman's gown Ground: cream-colored lace muslin (cotton gauze with open-work pattern). Design: flowers, leaves, heads of grain, embroidered down the front and around bottom of skirt, with coarse cream-colored cotton, inlaid, outline, button-hole, and knot stitches. Gown made with...

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Provenance

Lent by Mrs. Robert Hale Bancroft, April 15, 1929. Transferred to Mrs. Elizabeth Hope Winsor, November 30, 1938.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alexander Winsor

American, about 1800

Object Place

United States

Dimensions

2.17 length of skirt (including train).

Accession Number

47.1281

Medium or Technique

Embroidered gauze

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes