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Peignor? Wrapper?

Description

Yellow chiffon lining with cream chiffon and lace overlay; Bodice (A) - bed saque style and length; close neckline; wide lace collar embroidered with floral sprays in white; bell shaped sleeves with narrow tucks and embroidery; lace ruffle; body has narrow tucks and embroidery same as sleeves; pale yellow silk taffeta sash, attached at center back; inner lining of white silk; 6 small pearl buttons at center front. Skirt (B) - matching yellow lining; narrow tucks (vertical) around waist alternate with embroidered Serpentine floral trail; narrow tucks around hem; lace ruffle, yellow lining has pleated dust ruffle; slight train.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1899-1907
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Edwardian
Lace
lace (needlework)
SACK
Silk
silk (textile)
Trousseau
trousseaux
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
wrappers (garments)
Accession Number
1969.5094
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73459
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