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Chemisette

Description

Sheer white cotton; high boned collar with pleated ruffle, narrow tucks & band of lace; V-yoke at front; embroidered with floral spray in white, bordered by lace bands inserts; narrow tucks and lace band at front & back; 5 white cloth covered buttons & loops; drawstring waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1908-1914
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BLOUSE
chemisettes
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
outerwear
Spray
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6905
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
831

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