Chemisette

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-13319

Description

Sheer white; turned collar w/ fine eyelet embroidered collar w/ fleur de lis motif & chevron border; 2 white cloth covered buttons; wide & narrow tucks along center front; casings at front & back; cotton tape tie.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemisettes
outerwear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
chevrons (motifs)
fleur-de-lis (motifs)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Fleur-de-Lis
Chevron
BLOUSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6089