DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1910-1912

GUSN

GUSN-13339

Description

Lavender linen. Bodice (A) - white lace (w/ scroll patterned medallions matching jacket) chemisette w/ boned collar edged w/ ivory satin; chemisette has lace sleeves which extend to wrist from lavender bodice which has elbow length sleeves w/ turned back cuffs; squared neckline; pleats at shoulders front & back; boned blouson front; overlapping snap & hook & eye closure at left front. Skirt (B) - matching skirt; smooth front; floor length w/ slight train; self piping above hem; 12 self-covered buttons at each side; hook & eye closure at left side; pleats at center back; satin inner waistband w/ hook & eye.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Linen
Lace
Hand Stitched
Walking Wear
DRESS

Inscription

Stamped on snaps: ""K/ I/ N/ *""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.6945A-B

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6945AB

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