Silk day dress

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Titles Silk day dress
Description Striped silk day dress with ikat floral panels, ball fringe trim and mille fleur glass buttons. Completely hand-stitched. Worn by Frances Hanson Ordway, circa 1859-1862.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 32 inches circumference (bust)
23 inches circumference (waist)
53 inches length (front shoulder to hem)
56 inches length (back from shoulder to hem)
Nomenclature dress (garment)
Materials silk (textile)
cotton (textile)
Subjects Owned/used by: Ordway, Frances Hanson
Used in (possibly): Portland, Cumberland County, Maine, United States
Used in (possibly): Brooklyn, New York
Clothing. Women's Dresses. 1800-1850s
Dates Use: Approximately 1856 - Approximately 1859
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 7456.1 (Accession Number)

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