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Description

A=Dressing gown; B=Matching belt. A=Dressing gown - Blue striped silk w/ cream lining; wide quilted collar; center front, hem, & cuffs of long sleeves are also quilted. Full length; gathered at back between shoulders w/ drawstring on inside of blue silk. B=Belt - has bow; hook & eye closure; lined w/ linen & stiffened w/ cambric; cuffs trimmed w/ blue-green velvet.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1823-1825
Associated Building
Used At Fowler House Purchase - WSA.
Material
linen (material)
padding (process)
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
COAT
coats (garments)
Domesticity
Hand Stitched
home (concept)
leisure
Leisure
Linen
linen (material)
outerwear
Padded
padding (process)
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Striped
stripes
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1937.1127AB
GUSN
39361

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