Dress (garment)

Object number
2011.3.15 AB
Date
circa 1865
Description
A silk two-piece ensemble, including a bishop sleeved bodice and matching skirt. Fabris has a black and pink stripe woven pattern, with a red unblalanced plain weave waistband and a 6.5" black panel at hem. Black box pleats at sides and back. Six black fabric-covered buttons at center front. Bodice lined with a tan twill fabric; skirt lined with a tan plain weave (glazed) fabric.
Materials
silk
Credit Line
Gift of Kay H. Philipps
Object Type
dresses (garments)
Subjects
Finch Family
Related People & Organizations
Philipps, Kay (associated)