Corset Cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1875

GUSN

GUSN-818

Description

White linen; broad drawstring neckline with scalloped edge; capped sleeves with same scalloped edge; piped armscye; 5 pearl buttons; darts; darts at waist; princess seams at back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corset covers
linen (material)
stitching
machine-made
Women's clothing
Linen
Hand Stitched
CORSET COVER

Inscription

""W"" embroidered in red at left front

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Corset Cover Accession Number 1969.5096
Title Corset Cover Accession Number 1969.5167

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5802