Corset Cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-73461

Description

White; broad drawstring neckline with scalloped edge; capped sleeves with same scalloped edge; piped armscye; 5 pearl buttons; darts and darts at waist; princess seam at back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corset covers
stitching
linen (material)
monograms
Women's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
Monogram
CAMISOLE

Inscription

""W"" embroidered in red at right front. Some of the letter is missing.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Corset Cover Accession Number 1969.5167
Title Corset Cover Accession Number 1969.5802

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5096