Black chiffon tunic/overdress with black tassel fringe at hem; underdress of cream lace - net ground with potted flowering plants, floral sprigs and scalloped border; lace backed with chiffon; fully lined with cream taffeta; boned bodice has squared neckline; short sleeves with chiffon and lace under sleeve; 2 toned green satin belt with decorative self fabric buckle, large bow at back, and black chiffon trim; v-shaped neck at back; black satin loops and buttons ornament the neckline; hook and eye closure at front; weighted hem, slight train; rubber lined dress shields with knitted lining.
Printed on dress shields: ""TRADE MARK/Cainfield's (enclosed by dress shield shape)/NO. 817.595 (?)/NO. 813.974/ A 2 H/EXTRA FINE""
- Associated Building
- Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
- Object type
- Descriptive terms
evening dresses (garments)
plants (living organisms)
- Accession Number
- Credit Line
- Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman