Chemise

Collection Type

  • Clothing and Accessories

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-33911

Description

Yellowed white linen; body gathered to narrow yoke; 3 button closure in short center placket; broad neckline & short sleeves trimmed with self ruffle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
linen (material)
stitching
weddings
monograms
Women's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
Monogram
Wedding
Chemise

Inscription

Written in ink: 1. inside yoke ""Katharine R. Swanton"" 2. below placket ""M.A. Haseltine""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Underwear

Credit Line

Through Mrs. Abby Turner, 786 Washington St., Brookline, MA

Accession Number

1931.341

Places

Maine (United States)