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BLOUSE

Description

Coral taffeta; high neckline w/ pleated self-ruffle; 7 covered buttons down center back w/ white cotton tape ties inside. Piping at armscye; long sleeves w/ 4 tucks & pleated ruffle at cuff; fully lined w/ tan cambric.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1870
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BLOUSE
blouses (main garments)
Cambric
Hand Stitched
Maternity
outerwear
Possibly maternity
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5542
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12931

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