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'Martha Washington' costume

2010.41.2.1AB (RS110939)

Description

Two-piece 'Martha Washington' costume with floral print padded bodice [a] and solid green skirt [b]. Bodice has long sleeves with lace trimmed flared cuffs accented by a black velvet band. Bodice is gathered at back with extra swags of draped fabric at the hips.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1920
Inscriptions
"BERKELEY COMPAN / ENGLISH / LON" (printed)
Location of origin
MA
Material
cotton (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Revere (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
Costume
costumes (character dress)
cotton (textile)
Accession Number
2010.41.2.1AB
Credit Line
Anonymous Gift
GUSN
284062

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