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Bed Jacket

Description

Ivory linen with floral whitework embroidery panels linked with silk crocheted lace; V-shaped neckline, yoke & body; crocheted flower inserts in yoke; scalloped lace ruffle all around neck, body & sleeves; 5 small mother of pearl buttons with loop closure concealed at front; full elbow-length sleeves gathered at shoulder.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1895-1910
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
bed jackets
Embroidered
embroidering
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
JACKET, BED
Linen
linen (material)
outerwear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6951
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
881

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