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Dressing gown

2006.44.1235 (RS11618)

Description

Black wool dressing gown with cap sleeves. The dressing gown has ties at the neck and waist. The neckline and sleeves are decorated with black metallic thread sewn in a ripple pattern. Makers label attached at the neck, "Manahan Incorporated/280 Boylston Street, Boston." The back of the dress has an attached band at the center of the back. The black metallic ripples extend across the back of the dressing gown from the neck to the top of the arm pit.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Manahan Incorporated 280 Boylston Street Boston" (Square label attached at the neck on the back collar)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
dressing gowns
Gown, Dressing
wool (textile)
Dimensions
16 9/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1235
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189666

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