Dress

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1860

GUSN

GUSN-5721

Description

White, woven diamond pattern; boat neck & short sleeves trimmed with eyelet & piping; top-stitched onto box-pleated skirt; trimmed with soutache-like tape; military-like design trim; several small, domed, covered buttons; front closure of loops & flat buttons.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
dimity
stitching
lozenges
Children's clothing
Cotton
Dimity
Hand Stitched
Diamond
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Inscription

Oval shape printed label sewn inside bodice neck: ""CAPPER & MOON MANUFACTURERS, 164 REGENT ST. LONDON""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Capper & Moon Manufacturers (Maker)

Location of Origin

London, England

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5680