Women's Chemise

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1905-1915

GUSN

GUSN-13235

Description

White cotton slip; filet crochet shoulder straps; same filet crochet band around neck with scalloped edge; square embroidered eyelet panel with scalloped filet crochet band on front. Faggoting at waist; hem embroidered with floral eyelet meander; hem trimmed with scalloped filet crochet same as above; snap closure center back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
cotton (textile)
crochet (needlework)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
Chemise
Women's clothing
Cotton
Crochet
Eyelet
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Floral
Chemise

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Sara G. Withington

Accession Number

1990.305