SUIT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1915

GUSN

GUSN-73651

Description

White cotton printed with small scale, scalloped edge diamonds (grey) with purple rose in center; Jacket (A) - shawl collar with wide pointed lapels; decorative "waistcoat" of purple and white striped silk, inset with hook and eye closure; 3 pairs of large, decorative purple shell buttons and purple braid frogs; 3/4 length sleeves with tunnel back cuffs; scalloped hem with points extended at sides; Skirt (B) - matching skirt - smocking all around waist; hook and eye closure at back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

suits (main garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
printing (process)
day (time of day)
lozenges
geometric patterns
floral patterns
mourning
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Walking Wear
Day Wear
Geometric Floral
Diamond
Summer
Daywear
Mourning
SUIT

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.6039A-B

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6039AB