Habit Shirt

Date

1875-1879

GUSN

GUSN-813

Description

White cotton; starched collar with folded points; points and corner of cuffs embroidered with white flowers; neck & starched cuffs embroidered with foliate garland; long sleeves gathered at cuffs; form fitting princess seams; pearl button center front closure; piped arsmcye.

Details

Descriptive Terms

shirts
riding habits
outerwear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Flower
Garland
SHIRT

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5773

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