Dress - long

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850

GUSN

GUSN-15473

Description

White/sheer; bodice--vertical bands of featherstitching embroidered diamonds alternate w/ bands of narrow tucks; same on short puffed sleeves and hem; drawstring neckline and waist w/ covered buttons; skirt gathered all around w/ fine cartridge pleats; no waistband.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
geometric patterns
Infant's Clothing
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Geometric
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

1969.5943