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Nightgown

Description

White linen; Small, pointed collar edged with eyelet; Tucked, pointed - front yoke with 4 rows of eyelet in the tucks; 3 button placket center front concealed under band of eyelet. Piping at armsye and back yoke; Long sleeves gathered at shoulder, 1 button wrist and eyelet edged turned back cuff.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1861
Inscriptions
Embroidered monogram in white and red. Written in script, ""SFB"".
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
eyelets (components)
linen (material)
stitching
textiles
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Eyelet
eyelets (components)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Monogram
monograms
NIGHTGOWN
nightgowns
Sleep
stitching
textiles
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5198
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73566

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