Corset Cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1890

GUSN

GUSN-811

Description

White cotton; sleeveless; eyelet trim around neck, armscye, & 2 bands down center front; 9 pearl buttons center front; darts; waist seam; form-fitting; featherstitching around neck & armscye; vent at center back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corset covers
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
machine-made
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Eyelet
Embroidered
CAMISOLE

Inscription

See note for 1969.5554-.5632 This item not included in list.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Corset Cover Accession Number 1969.5554
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Title Corset Cover Accession Number 1969.5562

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5563