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Clown's Costume

Description

Blue & white; glazed chintz. Breeches (.1) - right side is white; left side is blue; drawstring waist. Hat (.2) - Pointed stiffened hat w/ blue & white ruffle around brim & confetti pom-pom at tip. Shirt (.3) - left side of blue chintz; right side is white; scalloped neck, cuffs & hem; tie at right neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
costumes (character dress)
cotton (textile)
ENSEMBLE
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Men's clothing
Pom-pom
pompons
stitching
Accession Number
1969.7158.1-3
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13570

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