CHEMISE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880 C-1890 C

GUSN

GUSN-12953

Description

White cotton; scalloped & embroidered edge at neckline, armscye & placket; bands of narrow tucks alternate w/ embroidered floral garland; gathered at back neck. 2 buttonholes; no buttons; feather stitching around neck, armscye & placket; sleeveless; thigh length.

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

1969.7222

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