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Clown's Costume

Description

Incomplete ensemble. Breeches (.1) of purple & orange glazed cotton w/ drawstring waist. Hat (.2) - stiff & pointed; orange w/ applied purple stripes & confetti pom-pom; cotton tape ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1929
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
appliqué (technique)
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Appliqued
appliqué (technique)
Children's clothing
costumes (character dress)
cotton (textile)
Cotton, Glazed
ENSEMBLE
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Pom-pom
pompons
stitching
Striped
stripes
Accession Number
1969.7157.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13569

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