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JACKET

Description

Black silk taffeta; narrow band collar w/ pinked satin trim; narrow black border w/ satin trim at collar, center front, armscye, hem & cuffs. 2 side vents; one center back vent; black lace at hem & armscye; 3 pairs black (woven) buttons w/ frog loop closure at center front; full cut.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1870
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
JACKET
jackets (garments)
machine-made
Mourning
mourning
outerwear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.7246
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12955

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