Chemisette

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-73585

Description

Sheer white cotton; turned collar composed of bands of lace & embroidery with lace ruffle; wide & narrow tucks along center front; 2 white covered buttons; front & back casings; cotton tape ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemisettes
outerwear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
lace (needlework)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Lace
Hand Stitched
BLOUSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5212