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Pink silk printed w/ small scale trail of flowers & leaves in pinks, yellow, blue & green, outlined in white; V-neckline edged w/ white satin & net; short sleeves w/ flounce of black lace, self-fabric & white satin; white satin pleated sash. Black net draped across bodice, around shoulders, waist hem & extending from shoulders to hem; front panel is slit at right side, drapes and is held in place at back & sides revealing longer underdress; lined w/ cream china silk; no boning; uneven/double hem; ankle length.
leaf (plant material)
Woven label at waistband: ""MARY O'BRIEN [lions & griffin above banner which reads] VIRTUE LIBERTY INDEPENDENCE/ BOSTON""
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),
O'Brien, Mary (Maker)
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
Massachusetts (United States)