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NIGHTGOWN

Description

White cotton; Pointed front yoke with square neck; Scalloped edges around neck and yoke; Floral embroidery all over yoke; Set of loops in yoke with missing buttons; 4 button placket below yoke; Feather stitching along yoke, placket and cuff; Long sleeves gathered to embroidered and scalloped cuffs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1915-1925
Inscriptions
Embroidered monogram in white on left front, in script, overlapping: ""DSC"".
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Bayeux Stitch
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Monogram
monograms
NIGHTGOWN
nightgowns
Sleep
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6292
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73859
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