Early century dress with high neckline and synched waist, hour glass silhouette
1880 Maid's Dress Dark blue cotton (faded) with small white dot. Bodice lined with white cotton. CF fastening with five bone buttons. Low standing collar and waistband. Much worn, altered and mended.
Dress - Dress Date: ca. 1905 Culture: American Medium: cotton Dimensions: Length at CB: 66 in. cm) Credit Line: Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs.
"My Fair Lady" inspiration - Servant girl -
Cream with repeat of brown grape clusters…
Cotton (or Linen) Daydress
Ivory two-piece wool and lace - 1904 Places: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States Gray wool/cotton(?) dress trimmed with lace. Made by dressmaker Katherine Kiernan