BLOUSE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1901-1903

GUSN

GUSN-829

Description

White sheer cotton; high collar - no boning- embroidered with floral garland and 2 crocheted bands with "X" motif; yoke of narrow vertical tucks with 2 bands of crocheted "Xs"; V-shaped yoke at back with crocheted bands and embroidered floral garland; long sleeves with 2 crocheted band, cuffs with narrow tucks and crocheted bands; blouson style; center front embroidered with floral garland surrounding cutwork "V" shape with diamonds & squares.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blouses (main garments)
outerwear
crocheting
embroidering
stitching
linen (material)
floral patterns
cruciform
Women's clothing
Linen
Embroidered
Crocheted
Hand Stitched
Floral
X's
BLOUSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6901