JACKET

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1870

GUSN

GUSN-12957

Description

Black taffeta; narrow collar; wide black border along center front, around hem & center back; fullness at back for bustle; long sleeves w/ double turned back cuffs. Single breasted; 5 decorative large black buttons conceal placket w/ 5 smaller buttons & buttonholes.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jackets (garments)
outerwear
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
taffeta
mourning
Women's clothing
Silk
Taffeta
Hand Stitched
Mourning
JACKET

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7248