DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1908-1909

GUSN

GUSN-13338

Description

Faded purple cotton; V-neckline; sleeveless; neck & armscye trimmed w/ coarse ecru lace in fretwork pattern; Irish lace rosette at decolletage; Empire waistband; bodice & skirt pleated all around; rows of featherstiching in white along waistband & center front along hook & eye closure; bodice lined w/ white cotton chemise w/ hook & eye closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
cotton (textile)
stitching
lace (needlework)
machine-made
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Lace
Hand Stitched
Walking Wear
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6943