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Morning Sack, Peignor?

Description

Pale green chiffon with cream chiffon and lace overlay; Bodice (A) - V-neck with pale green satin rosette; pale green satin belt with rosette; "Bertha" collar of bands of lace alternating with cream chiffon, with lace ruffle; bell shaped sleeves with bands of lace; lace ruffle near elbow; pale green chiffon ruching along inseam and cuff; bodice has white china silk lining; pale green lining with self covered buttons; skirted bodice is trimmed with lace, and has front extensions, also trimmed with bands of lace; Skirt (B) - matching skirt of cream chiffon and lace of pale green chiffon lining; deep flounces, trimmed with lace; pale green lining has pleated dust ruffle; slight train; hook and eye closure at center back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1904-1907
Inscriptions
Stamped on hooks: ""NICHOLS""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Domesticity
home (concept)
Lace
lace (needlework)
SACK
sacks (dresses)
Silk
silk (textile)
Trousseau
trousseaux
Wedding
weddings
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5095
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73460
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