Chemisette

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1908-1914

GUSN

GUSN-831

Description

Sheer white cotton; high boned collar with pleated ruffle, narrow tucks & band of lace; V-yoke at front; embroidered with floral spray in white, bordered by lace bands inserts; narrow tucks and lace band at front & back; 5 white cloth covered buttons & loops; drawstring waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chemisettes
outerwear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
machine-made
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Spray
BLOUSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6905