Tea Gown

Object number
99.3.84
Date
1880s
Description
Blue, green crepe floral and grape print dress with gold thread. Band of yellow silk down front of dress with lace over it. Lower part of sleeves is lace. Lace on shoulders and back of neck. Back of dress lower than front. Pattern was most likely originally copper painting. Hand block printed design.
Credit Line
Newport Historical Society Collection
Object Type
tea gowns