Dress - long

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830s

GUSN

GUSN-5728

Description

White/ sheer, elaborately embroidered--bodice and puffed sleeves embroidered w/ flowers set inside diamonds; eyelet waistband w/ floral garland; skirt--floral garlands--horizontal rows increasing in size at hems, w/ net inserts; scalloped eyelet hem; floral sprigs embroidered around hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
festoon (motif)
Children's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Garland
Women's Clothing
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5806