CHEMISE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1869

GUSN

GUSN-73541

Description

White linen short chemise; broad neckline & cap sleeves trimmed with embroidered scalloped edges & white openwork embroidery; yoke gathered into pleats at left & right front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemises (underwear)
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
monograms
Women's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
Monogram
Embroidered
CHEMISE

Inscription

""SFB"" embroidered in white with red at center of yoke.

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

1969.5173