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NIGHTGOWN

Description

White linen; Small pointed collar edged with eyelet; Tucked, pointed front yoke; 3 button placket center front concealed under eyelet band; Body gathered to yoke; Piping at armscye and back yoke; Long sleeves gathered at shoulder; 1 button wrist and eyelet edged turned back cuffs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1861
Inscriptions
Embroidered monogram in white and red below placket. 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
1969.5199
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
850

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