DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1919-1920

GUSN

GUSN-13341

Description

Black wool twill skirt w/ wool shoulder straps & self belt; bodice of olive corded silk w/ embroidered collar & front; long sleeves w/ black wool twill bands at cuffs; embroidered w/ lavender & blue french knots w/ black braid in vermiculate pattern; skirt has side "panels" for tunic effect; bodice lined w/ black taffeta; hook & eye & snap closure.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
cord (fiber product)
embroidering
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
taffeta
twill
wool (textile)
geometric patterns
Women's clothing
Wool
Twill
Silk
Taffeta
Corded
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Geometric
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

1969.7130