Dress - 2 piece

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1908-1910

GUSN

GUSN-73622

Description

White linen with bands of cutwork; Bodice (A): chemisette of scalloped lace with high boned collar; V-shaped neckline and back trimmed with scalloped edged cutwork and inserted bands of cutwork; long sleeves with several wide tucks, cutwork and lace cuffs; cream silk ball buttons at front and cuffs; hook and eye at center back. Matching Skirt (B): smooth front; some fullness at center back; flared skirt; pleated and boned cream taffeta waistband with rosettes at front and back; overskirt has cutwork center front panel which continues around hem; plain linen underskirt with machine stitched hem; slight train.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ensembles (costume)
dresses (garments)
cotton (textile)
cutwork
stitching
linen (material)
machine-made
Edwardian
floral patterns
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Linen
Cotton
Cutwork
Hand Stitched
Edwardian
Walking Wear
Floral
Summer
ENSEMBLE

Inscription

Printed on bodice waistband: illegible - printed in green - waistband was cut where name was.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.5249A-B

Related Items

Title 2-Piece Dress Accession Number 1969.5248AB

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5249AB