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Lawyer's Robe

Description

Black wool & cotton lawyer's robe; standing band collar; long bell shaped sleeves w/ cartridge pleats at shoulder & buttons to turn back cuff; floor length w/ train; black satin buttons center front neck to floor.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Inscriptions
Note in file written in pencil: ""Avocat costume O.C.Jr.""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Court
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
GOWN, DRESSING
Men's clothing
robes (main garments)
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.7146.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13558
Related Items
Title Lawyer's Hat Accession number 1969.7146.3 Notes 1969.7146 .3 HAT Relationship Part of set

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