Nightgown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1860

GUSN

GUSN-12113

Description

White cotton; narrow band collar with scalloped embroidered edge; deep pointed embroidered collar attached over front yoke; embroidered band across front yoke; 5 mother of pearl buttons in center front placket; long sleeves gathered to narrow, embroidered cuff.

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightgowns
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
machine-made
scalloping
floral patterns
Cotton
Embroidered
Scalloped
Hand Stitched
Floral
NIGHTGOWN

Additional Identification Number

179

People and Organizations

Mrs. Abbe Ann Bemes

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.354