DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1895

GUSN

GUSN-13575

Description

Pale green crepe. Bodice (.1) - low neckline; leg of mutton sleeves w/ tuck & white chiffon at wrists; boned; blue sateen lining; hook & eye & drawstring closure. Skirt (.2) - matching skirt w/ blue sateen lining; cartridge pleats at back; hook & eye closure. Shawl (.3) - white chiffon; elongated shape; self ruffle. Muff (.4) - white chiffon muff; chiffon ruffles; pleated ivory satin & satin bow at openings; black velvet bow; lined w/ white cambric; drawstring at each opening. Rosette (.5) - white chiffon.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
chiffon
crepe (textile)
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Wool
Crepe
Chiffon
Silk
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.7163.1-.5

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7163.1-5