Costume

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-13571

Description

White cotton printed w/ floral sprays of pink roses w/ blue flowers & mustrad leaves; style is 1880's. Bodice (.1) - long fitted basque shape w/ red ruched panel along center front w/ concealed button closure; elbow length sleeves w/ red taffeta ribbon & bow; pleated tulle & lace at collar & cuffs; red bows at back. Skirt (.2) - pompadour style skirt; edge trimmed w/ pleated red glazed cotton matching center front, side & back panels; side panels are weighted; back panel "pouf" has cotton tape ties inside; inner waistband w/ hook & eye; red glazed cotton w/ rows of ruching to match center front panel of bodice; 3 pleated panels around hem; pocket on right side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
printing (process)
machine-made
fancy dress
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Transfer Printed
Spray
Fancy Dress
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.7159.1-.2

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7159.1-2