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Undershirt

Description

Knitted beige cotton; sleeveless; V-neck front; neck & armscye bound with scalloped silk embroidery; slits at side; slits and hem topstitched; waistband effect created by narrower guage stitch.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1915
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
knitting (process)
machine-made
scalloping
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Underwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Knit
knitting (process)
machine-made
Scalloped
scalloping
stitching
UNDERSHIRT
undershirts
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.7210
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
835

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