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Description

White silk taffeta body. Red silk twill front with printed foulard pattern in green, yellow, blue and black. Black satin piping around shawl collar and hem. Double breasted front with snap closure and 6 covered buttons (3 per side).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1900
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
machine-made
printing (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Foulard
Geometric
geometric patterns
Hand Stitched
machine-made
printing (process)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Transfer Printed
Twill
twill
VEST
vests (garments)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5090
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73452

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