Dress - long

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1835-1845

GUSN

GUSN-15092

Description

White; neck and short sleeves trimmed w/ eyelet ruffle; pointed yoke w/ same ruffle and featherstitching extends to shoulder and back; smocked front w/ eyelet at side and back; drawstring neck and waist; hem has 3 bands of featherstitching alternating w/ 2 pairs of (3) narrow tucks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
Cotton
Hand Stitched
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

1969.5994