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Dress - long

Description

White; openwork embroidery--front has panel of small circles w/ central flower, w/ net circles inserted in rows from shoulder to hem and around hem; ruffle at shoulders; double ruffled cap sleeves trimmed w/ eyelet and piping; eyelet neck; waistband at sides to back; drawstring neck and waist (but ribbon is missing at waist).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
stitching
stylization
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.5995
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15093

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