Woman's dress

Object Number: 
INV.14569ab
Date: 
1800-1850
Medium: 
Silk brocade, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 61 x 34 in. ( 154.9 x 86.4 cm ) Part (waist): 22 1/2 in. (57.2 cm)
Description: 
Peach silk brocade with vertical brown and white checked stripes and green, chartreuse, pink and white floral design all over; low round neckline; long fitted sleeves with grommets at the wrists to pull the sleeve tight; tightly fitted V-shaped bodice with two flaps that close over the front; pleated waistline with dress open at front to show petticoat; b is a fragment of the silk.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group