CHEMISE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1825-1835

GUSN

GUSN-1387

Description

White linen; plain; body gathered to narrow yoke; ruffled broad square neckline, folding back on shoulders & fastened w/ a button; short puffed sleeves w/ ruffled cuffs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
stitching
linen (material)
monograms
Women's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
Monogram
CHEMISE

Inscription

Written in ink on left front: ""Lydia H. Collar""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Accession Number

1922.774