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Dress - long

Description

White cotton; broad collar, w/ ruffle and featherstitching; short sleeves w/ same ruffle and featherstitching as collar; drawstring neckline; gathered at front; eyelet waistband at back (original ribbon missing); long tape ties attached inside; 3 rows of featherstitching at hem; fine gauging around waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Bayeux Stitch
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.5794
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15065

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