goldstein museum

Brown faille bodice, ca. 1892-93

Fitted w/many stays, fastens in front. Inverted folds of fabric at side front & back. Two-piece sleeves w/puffing at top. Braid trimming at front & lower edge, neckline & sleeves. Slight point at lower edge front & back. Heavy sateen lining. Brown faille gored skirt is flat in front, slightly shaped over hips w/some fullness in back. Trimming of bias ruffles edged w/bias binding & shirred in center. Goldstein Museum of Design, Univ. of Minnesota