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Corset Cover

Description

White linen; broad drawstring neckline with scalloped edge; capped sleeves with same scalloped edge; piped armscye; 5 pearl buttons; darts; darts at waist; princess seams at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1875
Inscriptions
""W"" embroidered in red at left front
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
CORSET COVER
corset covers
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5802
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
818
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