BLOUSE

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1908-1912

GUSN

GUSN-833

Description

Sheer white cotton; no collar - but there are buttons for attaching collar; V-shaped yoke with narrow tucks & lace ruffle; bodice front - 2 diamond & 2 rectangular medallions inset with floral lace; front is also embroidered with eyelet & floral garland, narrow tucks at back, & cuffs of long sleeves; blouson style, held in place with cotton twill tape waistband attached at back & sides, with hook & eye over front; button closure with placket at center front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

blouses (main garments)
outerwear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
lace (needlework)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
Women's clothing
Cotton
Lace
Eyelet
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Flower
Garland
BLOUSE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6907