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Dressing Robe

Description

White cotton embroidered with white stylized flowers with pink silk lining; wide "Bertha" collar with lace ruffle; lace rosette at neck front; bell shaped 3/4 length sleeves with lace ruffle and narrow tucks, center front opening trimmed with lace ruffle, reveals pink silk lining; 3 bands of tucks and lace ruffles at hem; pleated silk dust ruffle over hook and eye at neck.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1910
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Domesticity
dressing gowns
Edwardian
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Geometric Floral
GOWN, DRESSING
Hand Stitched
home (concept)
Silk
silk (textile)
Sprig
stitching
stylization
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5238
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73610

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