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Dress - short

Description

White; narrow rounded yoke w/ piping and 3 rows of ruffles; capped sleeves w/ narrow double ruffle; top gathered at front and back; skirt gathered all around w/ cartridge pleats onto waistband; 2 covered and 2 small pearl buttons; drawstring neckline; tucks at hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.5843
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15070

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