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Description

White cotton printed w/ small black dots; slight V-neckline trimmed w/ fine lace; lace ruffles at center front & cuffs; green grosgrain ribbon w/ ball drawn through fabric from shoulder to waist & around cuffs. Long sleeves have notched extension just before cuffs; self-bow at back & self-fabric belt; 2 tucks on skirt. Bodice lined w/ white net chemisette w/ hook & eye closure; skirt lined w/ fine white cotton; snap & hook & eye closure center & left front overlap.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1905-1915
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Dot
dots
DRESS
Hand Stitched
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
summer (season)
Transfer Printed
Walking Wear
wedding dresses
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6911
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12944

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