DRESS

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1750-1790

GUSN

GUSN-73790

Description

Taupe - silk damask; serpentine floral trail (medium scale); squared neckline trimmed with self ruching; bodice front extension; fitted elbow length sleeves; skirt - fall front, pleated all around, pointed waist at back; bodice and sleeves lined with white linen. Silk tape at hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
damask
stitching
linen (material)
silk (textile)
floral patterns
serpentine (shape)
Women's clothing
Silk
Damask
Linen
Hand Stitched
Serpentine
Floral Trail
DRESS

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title DRESS Accession Number 1969.6216
Title DRESS Accession Number 1969.6217

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6218