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Corset Cover

Description

Cream cotton; broad neckline & capped sleeves trimmed with scalloped eyelet; piped armscye; 6 pearl buttons; princess seam; darts; hem pointed at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1865
Inscriptions
""B"" cross-stitched in red at inside right front (probably for ""Bradlee"")
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
CAMISOLE
corset covers
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Possibly trousseaux
stitching
Trousseau
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6328
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
820

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