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Dress - long

Description

Sheer white; bodice gathered into "V" onto smocked waist stitched in front only with ties hanging free; eyelet at neck & capped sleeves; narrow waistband; drawstring neck & waist; 4 narrow tucks enclosed by 2 wide tucks at hem.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1850
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
DRESS
dresses (garments)
Hand Stitched
Infant's Clothing
stitching
Women's Clothing
Accession Number
1969.5807
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
5729

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