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Sacque & Petticoat

Description

Sheer white cotton; Bodice (A) - standing band collar; plain; leg of mutton sleeves with ruffle with tucks; narrow vertical tucks along front and back; skirted (hip length) fitted through waist; ruffle with narrow tucks around hem; ruffle along center front; button closure; Skirt (B) - matching skirt; smooth front with darts at waist; narrow tucks at hem; ruffle with narrow tucks; 2 darts and pleats at center back for fullness; hook and eye closure; train. Short inner sleeve with lace trim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1892
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
day (time of day)
Day Wear
Daywear
ENSEMBLE
ensembles (costume)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
sacks (dresses)
stitching
Summer
summer (season)
Walking Wear
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6137AB
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73728

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