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

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7248