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Description

White cotton; small pointed collar and capelet collar both trimmed with pleated ruffle; open front edged with pleated ruffle; V-shape patch pockets trimmed with pleated ruffle. Raglan sleeves with ruffled cuff; covered button at collar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1869
Inscriptions
Embroidered in red thread on right front hem: ""S B F O"" ? perhaps SBFC (Sarah Bradlee Fletcher Codman?
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
robes (main garments)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6132
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13266

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