SUIT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1910-1913

GUSN

GUSN-73653

Description

White seersucker ground printed with allover pattern of small scale purple sprigs with green leaves; Jacket (A) - shawl collar with wide pointed lapels; decorative "waistcoat" of purple moire; inset at center front; 3 pairs of large decorative shell buttons with cream braid frogs; scalloped hem with extended points at sides; 3/4 length sleeves; hook and eye closures at center front; Skirt (B) - matching skirt; smooth front with smocking for fullness at back; hook and eye closure at back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

suits (main garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
machine-made
printing (process)
cloth
day (time of day)
mourning
foliation (pattern)
summer (season)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Seersucker
Transfer Printed
Hand Stitched
Sprig
Walking Wear
Day Wear
Summer
Daywear
Mourning
SUIT

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.6041A-B

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Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6041AB