Corset Cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1905-1915

GUSN

GUSN-791

Description

Cream cotton; shoulder straps & neckline have embroidered scalloped edges; front embroidered in white with floral trail with scrolling leaves; holes around neck for drawstring/ribbon; blouson effect with narrow tucks at waist front; peplum; placket with 4 pearl buttons, 5 buttonholes (1 button missing).

Details

Descriptive Terms

corset covers
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Floral Trail
CAMISOLE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5279