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Dressing gown

2006.44.1223 (RS11518)

Description

Bell shaped silk dressing gown with sage green lining and cream lace netting on top. The lace depicts leaves and butterfly shaped flowers. There is a green lace ruffle along the V of the neck and on the cuffs of the sleeves. The gown slips on over the head and has a single lace tie at the collar. The sleeves are wide and about elbow length. There is no maker's label.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"70671" (Handwritten on cloth tag)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silk (fiber)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dressing gowns
Gown, Dressing
silk (fiber)
Dimensions
35 7/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1223
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189461

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