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Infant/child carriage robe w/hood

Description

Light brown; embroidered w/ garland of green leaves and pale pink flowers; floral garland around neck, front, and hem; decorative hood has tassel and silk ribbon ties; lined w/ pale pink silk and wool wadding inner lining; inner collar; gathered around neckline.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1870
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
CAPE
capes (outerwear)
Embroidered
embroidering
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
Hand Stitched
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.7238
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
15061

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