ENSEMBLE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1905-1906

GUSN

GUSN-13336

Description

A=Bodice; B=Skirt (disassembled); C=Capelet Collar; D=Fragment of skirt material; E=Fragment of skirt material; F=Fragment of lace from skirt. Striped cream cotton; roller printed w/ pale pink floral sprays (w/ green leaves) w/ stylized pink flowers in background. Bodice (A) - squared neckline originally finished w/ cream capelet collar (C); bands of 4 corded woven stripes across fabric; 3/4 length sleeves, puffed, stitched to band of lace w/ deep, pleated ruffle also trimmed w/ same lace; lined w/ pale pink cotton; hook closure at front. Skirt (B) - disassembled; matching skirt w/ pleated lace trimmed ruffle along seam; flounced hem w/ inserted bands of lace; skirt had a train. Capelet (C) - cream cotton w/ inserted bands of lace; pleated ruffle of same width as cuffs of sleeves; trimmed w/ lace; hook & eye closure. Fragment (F) - pleated lace trimmed ruffle of skirt.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ensembles (costume)
cotton (textile)
lace (needlework)
stitching
machine-made
printing (process)
rolling up
day (time of day)
floral patterns
stripes
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Lace
Hand Stitched
Transfer Printed
Striped
Spray
Summer
Daywear
ENSEMBLE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title DRESS Accession Number 1969.6941AB

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6940A-F