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Child's dressing gown

Description

Child's dressing gown, dark green cotton with red figures. Lined with red cotton material with narrow facing. Belt and trimming of other figured cotton material. This was made about 1850 by Mary Clifford Greene of Providence, Rhode Island for her first nephew, Charles Potter. Young Charles was the son of Mary Clifford Greene's sister Arazelia Gray Greene and Charles Potter, Jr. Mrs. Greene was the aunt of Mrs. J.M. McGann.

Details

Maker
Eastman, Mary Clifford Greene, 1834-1895 (Maker)
Date
ca. 1850
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dressing gowns
Gown, Dressing
Accession Number
1935.1319
GUSN
38214

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