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Chef's Costume

Description

White linen. Jacket (.1) - double breasted w/ 5 pairs of mother of pearl buttons; standing band collar; long sleeves w/ angled cuffs w/ 2 mother of pearl buttons. Long Pants (.2) - 3 bone buttons at button fly front; tabs at back for closure; pocket at each side seam. Hat. (.3) - Chef's hat - wide band w/ top gathered all around.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1870-1890
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Boys' Clothing
Cooking
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
gastronomy
Hand Stitched
linen (material)
machine-made
stitching
SUIT
suits (main garments)
Accession Number
1969.7161.1-3
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13573

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