DRAWERS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1837

GUSN

GUSN-73517

Description

White linen split drawers; waist open at both sides with ties; legs gathered into cuff of eyelet with foliate meander; button and tie at each side; gathered all around.

Details

Descriptive Terms

drawers (furniture components)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
meanders (patterns)
Women's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Geometric Meander
DRAWERS

Inscription

Handwritten in ink on waistband: ""Mary P. May/1837""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5153