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Description

Charcoal grey wool; shawl collar with wide pointed lapels; decorative "waistcoat" of black silk chine' with pink roses and hook and eye closure; 3 pairs decorative dark shell buttons with black braid frogs; long sleeves; scalloped hem with points extended at sides; taupe/grey satin lining; Skirt (B) - matching skirt; smooth front; fullness gathered at back with smocking (smocking is coming apart); taffeta waistband lined with wide stiffened gros grain ribbon; hook and eye closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1912
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
chiné technique
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Chine'
chiné technique
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Rose
rose (genus)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
SUIT
suits (main garments)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.6036AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13313
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