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Dress - long

Description

White/ sheer; bodice--vertical bands of narrow tucks alternate w/ bands of featherstitching; same on capped sleeves; drawstring neckline trimmed w/ featherstitching; drawstring waist; covered buttons; fine cartridge pleats; no waist band.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
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
1969.5942
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15081

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