Morning Sack, Peignor?

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1904-1907

GUSN

GUSN-73460

Description

Pale green chiffon with cream chiffon and lace overlay; Bodice (A) - V-neck with pale green satin rosette; pale green satin belt with rosette; "Bertha" collar of bands of lace alternating with cream chiffon, with lace ruffle; bell shaped sleeves with bands of lace; lace ruffle near elbow; pale green chiffon ruching along inseam and cuff; bodice has white china silk lining; pale green lining with self covered buttons; skirted bodice is trimmed with lace, and has front extensions, also trimmed with bands of lace; Skirt (B) - matching skirt of cream chiffon and lace of pale green chiffon lining; deep flounces, trimmed with lace; pale green lining has pleated dust ruffle; slight train; hook and eye closure at center back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sacks (dresses)
lace (needlework)
silk (textile)
home (concept)
trousseaux
weddings
Women's clothing
Silk
Lace
Wedding
Trousseau
Domesticity
SACK

Inscription

Stamped on hooks: ""NICHOLS""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Peignor? Wrapper? Accession Number 1969.5094

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5095