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Dressing Sacque

Description

White linen; large pointed collar with embroidered scalloped edges & broad self ties at neck; 2 small sets of twill tape ties at middle of body; twill tape loop inside neck; raglan bell-shaped sleeves with embroidered scalloped edges; open front & hem also trimmed with embroidered scalloped edges.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1869
Inscriptions
Embroidered in red thread inside right front near collar; "".^
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dressing jackets
Embroidered
embroidering
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
SACK
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6448
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
873

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