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Habit Shirt

Description

White starched cotton; starched cotton collar with turned points embroidered with floral spray; neck embroidered with floral garland; long sleeves with starched cuffs embroidered with row of leaves; piped armsye; form fitting princess seams; center front pearl button closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
Hand Stitched
machine-made
outerwear
riding habits
SHIRT
shirts
Spray
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5772
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
812
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