Slip

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1960-1980

GUSN

GUSN-172588

Description

V-neck. Gathered breast cups. Satin shoulder straps. Embroidered floral spray motif and scallops at breast and around bottom hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

slips (underwear)
nylon
embroidery (visual works)
machine sewing (technique)
scalloping
floral patterns
Slip

Inscription

"Shadowline / All nylon / 38"
"Shadowline / Lingerie you'll like near you! / 2 /4 / 29 / WHITE / 38 / $6.00" (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Maker

Shadowline, Inc. (Maker)

Credit Line

Family of Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1993.73