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BLOUSE

Description

White sheer cotton; high collar - no boning- embroidered with floral garland and 2 crocheted bands with "X" motif; yoke of narrow vertical tucks with 2 bands of crocheted "Xs"; V-shaped yoke at back with crocheted bands and embroidered floral garland; long sleeves with 2 crocheted band, cuffs with narrow tucks and crocheted bands; blouson style; center front embroidered with floral garland surrounding cutwork "V" shape with diamonds & squares.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1901-1903
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
crocheting
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BLOUSE
blouses (main garments)
Crocheted
crocheting
cruciform
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
outerwear
stitching
Women's clothing
X's
Accession Number
1969.6901
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
829

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