A camisole of white cotton

American
Second half 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

52.3 cm (20 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1787

Medium or Technique

Cotton; eyelet embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

(now much yellowed), with high round neck, buttoned down center front, fitted tightly to waist, and flaring below waist, front yoke, narrow ruffle at neck and sleeves of bands of eyelet embroidery and shirring; came slit down center back and repaired at M.F.A.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grosvenor Calkins