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

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6943