Corset Cover

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1865

GUSN

GUSN-820

Description

Cream cotton; broad neckline & capped sleeves trimmed with scalloped eyelet; piped armscye; 6 pearl buttons; princess seam; darts; hem pointed at back.

Details

Descriptive Terms

corset covers
stitching
cotton (textile)
trousseaux
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Trousseau
CAMISOLE

Inscription

""B"" cross-stitched in red at inside right front (probably for ""Bradlee"")

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Underwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6328