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Chemisette

Description

Sheer white cotton; turned collar composed of bands of lace & embroidery with lace ruffle; wide & narrow tucks along center front; 2 white covered buttons; front & back casings; cotton tape ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
lace (needlework)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BLOUSE
chemisettes
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
outerwear
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5212
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73585

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