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BLOUSE

Description

Sheer white linen; high boned collar w/ bands of lace; long full sleeves; fullness at cuffs w/ bands of lace drawnwork inserted on sleeves & cuffs. Cuffs are wide w/ pearl button & loop closure; same closure on collar; body has same lace bands; center front closure for studs; wide cotton twill waistband (inside) w/ hook & eye.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1897-1903
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
drawn thread work
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BLOUSE
blouses (main garments)
drawn thread work
Drawnwork
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
outerwear
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6584
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13316

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