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Bed Jacket

Description

White linen, hip-length; small pointed collar trimmed with embroidered and scalloped band; 3 graduated groups of vertical tucks on upper body; 3 small buttons; right placket trimmed like collar & featherstitched; long sleeves gathered to cuff trimmed like collar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1879
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
bed jackets
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
JACKET, BED
Linen
linen (material)
outerwear
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.5781
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
870

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