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Nightshirt

Description

White linen; long pleated sleeves with turned-up, curved starched cuffs; 1 button and hole at each cuff; turned-over collar with button closure at neck; opening down front has 1 more button; slits at hem at side seams.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1870
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Hand Stitched
laundries (businesses)
Laundry
linen (material)
Men's clothing
NIGHTGOWN
nightshirts
Sleep
stitching
Accession Number
1969.5984
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
12975

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