Nightshirt

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1870

GUSN

GUSN-12975

Description

White linen; long pleated sleeves with turned-up, curved starched cuffs; 1 button and hole at each cuff; turned-over collar with button closure at neck; opening down front has 1 more button; slits at hem at side seams.

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightshirts
stitching
linen (material)
laundries (businesses)
Men's clothing
Hand Stitched
Laundry
Sleep
NIGHTGOWN

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

1969.5984