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Bed Jacket

Description

White cotton, hip-length; smnall pointed collar trimmed with embroidered scalloped band; 3 graduated groups of vertical tucks on upper front; 3 buttons in upper body; right placket trimmed as collar & featherstitched; long sleeves gathered to cuff trimmed as 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
1969.5784
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
871

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