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Corset Cover

Description

White cotton; sleeveless; eyelet trim around neck, armscye, & 2 bands down center front; 9 pearl buttons center front; darts; waist seam; form-fitting; featherstitching around neck & armscye; vent at center back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
See note for 1969.5554-.5632 This item not included in list.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
machine-made
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
CAMISOLE
corset covers
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
stitching
textiles
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5563
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
811
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