Chemise

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1825

GUSN

GUSN-25373

Description

Handsewn white cotton sleeveless chemise. Gathered at neck to standup linen collar w/ button closure (missing button). Bottom edge is hemmed and gathered w/ a linen drawstring. Open on sides.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
cotton (textile)
linen (material)
Linen
Cotton
CHEMISE

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Dimensions

10.25 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.505

Places

Massachusetts (United States)