Chemisette

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1879

GUSN

GUSN-13320

Description

Sheer white cotton; white linen collar w/ drawnwork; corners are folded and embroidered w/ flowers; one pearl button & loop at neck; tucks at front; back & front have casings for linen tape tie.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemisettes
outerwear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Cotton
Linen
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Flower
BLOUSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6094