Gold silk bodice has a gold brocade floral design. Bodice has white pleated ruching at neck, leg-o-mutton sleeves, and a fitted waist. Back center closes with hooks and eyes; front has a V-shaped yoke decorated with a flower made of same fabric; bust is slightly padded. Linen lining. Hand sewn.
W. 14.57 [shoulders] x L. 22.05 [sleeve] x 11.4 [waist] x L. 13.19 in (W. 37 [shoulders] x L. 56 [sleeve] x 29 [waist] x L. 33.5 cm)
Place of Origin
Gift from Louise Duff Maverick to Texas Memorial Museum, 1957