CHEMISE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1885

GUSN

GUSN-12952

Description

White cotton; scalloped & embroidered neckline, armscye & placket; bands of narrow tucks alternate w/ row of feather stitching. Gathered at back neck; sleeveless; feather stitching at neck & armscye; thigh length; 2 buttonholes; 1 cracked button.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Women's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
CHEMISE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7213

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