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1969.5680 (RS80926)

Description

White, woven diamond pattern; boat neck & short sleeves trimmed with eyelet & piping; top-stitched onto box-pleated skirt; trimmed with soutache-like tape; military-like design trim; several small, domed, covered buttons; front closure of loops & flat buttons.

Details

Maker
Capper & Moon Manufacturers (Maker)
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Oval shape printed label sewn inside bodice neck: ""CAPPER & MOON MANUFACTURERS, 164 REGENT ST. LONDON""
Location of origin
London, England
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
dimity
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Children's clothing
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Diamond
Dimity
dimity
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
lozenges
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.5680
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
5721

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