Dress, 4 piece

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1869-1873

GUSN

GUSN-73734

Description

White; sheer; Bodice (B) - high neckline trimmed with net ruching with blue velvet drawstring; drop shoulder with piping; ruffle with net trim at armscye; long sleeves with net ruching at cuff; yoke trimmed with net ruching (front and back); shirred at front and back at waistband; 10 covered white buttons with loop closure; 2 hooks and eyes at waist; Capelet (A) - matching, net ruching around neck, front, hem, ruffle with net trim; blue velvet drawstring ribbon at neck; 3 hooks and eyes at front; Skirt and Panel (C &D) - matching skirt and panel each with 3 ruffles with net trim; voile dust ruffle. All pieces of ensemble are starched.

Details

Descriptive Terms

ensembles (costume)
dresses (garments)
stitching
linen (material)
cloth
Women's clothing
Linen
Voile
Hand Stitched
ENSEMBLE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.6141

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6141A-D