Underbodice

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1889

GUSN

GUSN-803

Description

Cream wool challis; sleeveless; short waisted; neck and armscye trimmed with silk tape; waist lined with silk tape; darts; 6 pearl buttons.

Details

Descriptive Terms

underbodices
stitching
machine-made
wool (textile)
Women's clothing
Wool
Hand Stitched
Challis
UNDERSHIRT

Inscription

Embroidered in red at inside right front - ""S"" & 2 other marks (maybe dry cleaner's) ""> (& diamond shape)"" Probably belonged to Sarah (Fletcher Bradlee?)

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5410

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