Chemisette

American
mid-19th century


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

42 x 47.5 cm (16 9/16 x 18 11/16 in. )

Accession Number

48.1208

Medium or Technique

Tulle, linen bobbin lace, silk velvet ribbon

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Chemisette; foundation of white net with yoke of finely gathered and puffed white tulle, neck and left front edge trimmed with bobbin lace and narrow blue velvet ribbon; tulle very fragile, torn badly around neck.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron