DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1795-1796

GUSN

GUSN-73789

Description

Taupe silk taffeta; high waistline; overlapping V-shaped neckline, pleated; fitted, elbow length sleeves; front opening; skirt pleated all around; V-shaped back with topstitching; box pleats at back between shoulders; self-belt attached at back; bodice and sleeves lined with white linen; skirt has slight train.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
stitching
linen (material)
silk (textile)
taffeta
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Linen
Hand Stitched
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title DRESS Accession Number 1969.6216
Title DRESS Accession Number 1969.6218

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6217