Dress - short

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840

GUSN

GUSN-15071

Description

White; narrow rounded yoke w/ piping and 3 rows of ruffles; capped sleeves w/ narrow double ruffle; top gathered at front and back; skirt gathered all around w/ cartridge pleats onto waistband; 5 narrow tucks at hem; drawstring neck; 4 covered buttons.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
Children's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Women's Clothing
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

1969.5844