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BLOUSE

Description

Sheer white linen; high crocheted collar - no boning, with open bands & bands with small scale scalloped motif; scalloped yoke embroidered with white stylized floral motif, and eyelet ground; narrow tucks alternate with bands of crocheted inserts at front; long, narrow sleeves, embroidered with white floral sprays & eyelet ground; narrow tucks & crocheted band along sleeves & cuffs; button & loop closure at back; cotton waistband & casing at back only.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1909-1914
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
crocheting
embroidering
eyelets (components)
linen (material)
scalloping
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
BLOUSE
blouses (main garments)
Crocheted
crocheting
Embroidered
embroidering
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
outerwear
Scalloped
scalloping
stitching
stylization
textiles
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.7060
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
834

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