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Dress (costume)

Object Number: 
INV.12209a
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 51 x 40 in. ( 129.5 x 101.6 cm ) Part (waist): 29 1/2 in. (74.9 cm)
Description: 
Grey cotton dress (after a Priscilla or Abigail Adams costume at the Smithsonian); high round neckline; long sleeves puffed and cuffed at the shoulder; straight waistline with a band of material around; small pleats at the waist fall into a round skirt with a wide hem at the bottom; dress closed up the back with metal hook and eye fasteners.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group