Chemise

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-10305

Description

Linen chemise with fine linen ruffle at neck and mid-weight linen sleeve. Drawstring at neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
linen (material)
Linen
CHEMISE

Inscription

Cross-stitch at base of neck-line: ""BW"" Stitched on piece of paper: ""Chemise of Betsey Williams/ B. 1784 D. 1807- Sister of Uncle/ Moses, and of my grandmother/ Hannah Williams. Aunt Betsey/ (Everett) was named for her mother/ of Cousin Dans. Weld/ Given to C. W. Faucon by B. W. Everett Aug. 3, '86.""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Accession Number

1995.81