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DRESS

Description

Faded purple cotton; V-neckline; sleeveless; neck & armscye trimmed w/ coarse ecru lace in fretwork pattern; Irish lace rosette at decolletage; Empire waistband; bodice & skirt pleated all around; rows of featherstiching in white along waistband & center front along hook & eye closure; bodice lined w/ white cotton chemise w/ hook & eye closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1908-1909
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
machine-made
stitching
summer (season)
Walking Wear
wedding dresses
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6943
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13338

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