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Description

Purple and white striped cotton; Jacket (A) - shawl collar with wide pointed lapels; decorative "waistcoat" of white ribbed cotton, inset at center front; 3 pairs of large decorative shell buttons with cream braid frogs; 3/4 length sleeves; scalloped hem with extended points at sides; button closure center fronts; Skirt (B) - matching skirt; slightly gathered at front, more fullness gathered at back; hook and eye closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
printing (process)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
day (time of day)
Day Wear
Daywear
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Mourning
mourning
printing (process)
stitching
Striped
stripes
SUIT
suits (main garments)
Summer
summer (season)
Transfer Printed
Walking Wear
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6040AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73652
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