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Chemisette

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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

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes