DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1909-1917

GUSN

GUSN-13334

Description

White cotton w/ woven stripes; printed w/ pink/purple daisies w/ background of aubergine dots & dashes; wide cotton voile collar w/ ecru lace inserted around collar; long sleeves w/ turned back cuffs matching collar; tucks at shoulders; 2 horizontal tucks on bodice, 3 on skirt. Self sash w/ boning & hook & eye at back; snaps & hook & eye closure on left side; mother of pearl buttons at center front of bodice & cuffs; ankle length.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
printing (process)
rolling up
geometric patterns
floral patterns
stripes
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Geometric Floral
Striped
Summer
DRESS

Inscription

1. Handwritten card: ""Given me by my ___? Susy Bacon."" 2. Snaps are stamped w/: ""K/ I/ N/ *""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6912