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gown 1966.171

Object Name: aesthetic dress & teagown

Artist/Maker: Liberty & Co
Role in production: Make
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England, London
Date: 1910-1912

Accession Number: 1966.171
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • silk
  • satin
  • glass
  • cotton
Support
 
Technique
  • embroidering
Description

Cream rippled crepe satin, trimmed with cream silk satin embroidered with large flower head design in cream silk, silver metallic thread and white glass beads, over cream silk.
Coat section open CF to hem. Wide curved cape collar embroidered all over. Lined with cream silk. Wrist length sleeves lined with silk. Bodice lined with silk, skirt lined with cotton. Pocket at right side of lining. Under-dress of cream silk. High round neck. Fastening CF to hip with alternating hooks and loops. Silk dress preservers containing lavender sewn in.
Unlabelled.

Dimensions

Type: Length CF
Height: 57 ins
Width:
Depth:

Type: Length CB
Height: 75
Width:
Depth: