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Description

Lavender linen. Bodice (A) - white lace (w/ scroll patterned medallions matching jacket) chemisette w/ boned collar edged w/ ivory satin; chemisette has lace sleeves which extend to wrist from lavender bodice which has elbow length sleeves w/ turned back cuffs; squared neckline; pleats at shoulders front & back; boned blouson front; overlapping snap & hook & eye closure at left front. Skirt (B) - matching skirt; smooth front; floor length w/ slight train; self piping above hem; 12 self-covered buttons at each side; hook & eye closure at left side; pleats at center back; satin inner waistband w/ hook & eye.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1912
Inscriptions
Stamped on snaps: ""K/ I/ N/ *""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
DRESS
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
summer (season)
Walking Wear
wedding dresses
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6945AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13339
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