Dress - long

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1840

GUSN

GUSN-15065

Description

White cotton; broad collar, w/ ruffle and featherstitching; short sleeves w/ same ruffle and featherstitching as collar; drawstring neckline; gathered at front; eyelet waistband at back (original ribbon missing); long tape ties attached inside; 3 rows of featherstitching at hem; fine gauging around waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
Infant's Clothing
Hand Stitched
Bayeux Stitch
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5794