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Dress ensemble

Description

Blue check (w/ smaller white checks). A)--Lined bodice has lace at neck, drawstring neck, ruffles of blue check crossing in front, peplum w/ ruffle. B)--Skirt gathered w/ 1 pocket, short lining of glazed cotton, one deep tuck. C)--Bodice w/ boat neck, capped sleeves, one sleeve missing ruffle; front has criss-cross pattern of blue and black ribbon. Button closures.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Checked
checker pattern
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Girls' clothing
Hand Stitched
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.7241A-C
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15100

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