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Dress - long

Description

White; neck and short sleeves trimmed w/ eyelet ruffle; pointed yoke w/ same ruffle and featherstitching extends to shoulder and back; smocked front w/ eyelet at side and back; drawstring neck and waist; hem has 3 bands of featherstitching alternating w/ 2 pairs of (3) narrow tucks.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1845
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.5994
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15092

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