DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1920

GUSN

GUSN-73619

Description

White cotton bodice with white linen skirt; Bodice has black velvet ribbon drawn through and around neckline; center panel embroidered with foliate trail; narrow tucks and inserted bands of lace at front and elbow length sleeves; narrow tucks at back; ankle length linen. Skirt with 2 patch pockets and bands of lace inserted at front and around hem; buttons at back drop waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
embroidering
stitching
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
machine-made
foliation (pattern)
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Lace
Linen
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Walking Wear
Foliate Trail
Summer
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title DRESS Accession Number 1969.5243

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5246