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Nightgown

Description

White cotton; narrow band collar with scalloped embroidered edge; deep pointed embroidered collar attached over front yoke; embroidered band across front yoke; 5 mother of pearl buttons in center front placket; long sleeves gathered to narrow, embroidered cuff.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
scalloping
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
NIGHTGOWN
nightgowns
Scalloped
scalloping
stitching
People and organizations
Mrs. Abbe Ann Bemes
Accession Number
1993.354
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12113

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