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DRAWERS

Description

White linen split drawers; waist open at both sides with ties; legs gathered into cuff of eyelet with foliate meander; button and tie at each side; gathered all around.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1837
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on waistband: ""Mary P. May/1837""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
DRAWERS
drawers (furniture components)
Embroidered
embroidering
Geometric Meander
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
meanders (patterns)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5153
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73517

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