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Bed Jacket

Description

White sheer cotton; white floral lace band around neck; wide collar with white silk floral embroidery & edged with lace ruffle; body gathered to yoke; 2 mother of pearl buttons at yoke; bands of lace on either side of front opening, at center back, & around hem; 3 rows of tucks above hem; bell-shaped sleeves gathered at shoulder, edged with lace; tucked tab on underside of sleeves, trimmed with double ruffle of lace.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1900
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cotton (textile)
embroidering
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
bed jackets
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
JACKET, BED
outerwear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6455
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
879
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