Corset Cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-73537

Description

White; broad, drawstring neckline with scalloped edge; capped sleeves with same scalloped edge; piped armscye; 5 pearl buttons; all darts removed.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corset covers
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
Women's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
CAMISOLE

Inscription

Handwritten separate piece of paper in file - ""old corset covers/ of Mere Cots/ not marked, but probably part of her trousseau.""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5169