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NIGHTGOWN

Description

White cotton; Small pointed embroidered and scalloped collar; 3 buttons down center front concealed under embroidered and scalloped placket. Yoke trimmed with 2 rows of feather stitching between 3 rows of tucks on either side of placket; Body gathered to yoke at back; Long sleeves with 2 button embroidered and scalloped cuff ( 1 button missing, right cuff).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1885
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
machine-made
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
machine-made
NIGHTGOWN
nightgowns
Sleep
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.7233
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
856
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