CHEMISE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1845-1850

GUSN

GUSN-36565

Description

White linen; plain; body gathered to narrow yoke; broad neckline with tatted trim; short front placket with buttonholes at neck; short sleeves trimmed with sheer ruffle; reinforced at slit.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
stitching
linen (material)
tatting (process)
monograms
Women's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
Monogram
Tatted
CHEMISE

Inscription

Red cross-stitch below placket: ""B./69""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Accession Number

1934.406