Gown

Object number
FIC.2018.024
Date
1800 – 1820
Description
Sheer muslin gown with empire waist. Fabric patterned with stripes with lozenges in the center. Pattern a combination of embroidery and openwork that appears to be machine made. Back opening closes with drawstring. Short puffed sleeves. 2 1/2 in. hem made with plain weave muslin.
Materials
muslin
Object Type
gowns