Dress, Two Piece
1890 Approximate
Waist/skirt/sash ensemble. Material: textile, metal. Size: 14" W. at waist x 55" L. (a) Skirt. Description: copper-brown satin floor length skirt - smooth paneled skirt front - pleated from a few inches below waistband to hemline - back closure with six sets of hooks and eyes - brown cotton lining. (b) Jacket. Description: long sleeved matching waist - v-neckline with dickey insert and high wrap around collar - puffed sleeves at shoulder - banded at wrist cuffs that close with two sets of hooks and eyes - four vertical shoulder pleats on each side of upper bodice - brown cotton lining design with a front hook and eye closure under the exterior jacket hook and eye closure - gathered at front waistline - tucked at back waistline to form a 3 1/2" W. ruffle worn over the skirt top. (c) Belt. Size: 4" W. x 25" L. Description: brown satin sash with hook and eye closure.