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Corset Cover

Description

White linen; strapless; scalloped, embroidered upper edge; 8 pearl buttons & buttonholes from top to just below waist; fitted through waist; rounded hem at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1879
Inscriptions
Handwritten separate piece of paper in file- ""old corset covers/of Mere Cots/not marked, but/probably part of her trousseau.""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
CAMISOLE
corset covers
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5166
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73534
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