Robe

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1869

GUSN

GUSN-13266

Description

White cotton; small pointed collar and capelet collar both trimmed with pleated ruffle; open front edged with pleated ruffle; V-shape patch pockets trimmed with pleated ruffle. Raglan sleeves with ruffled cuff; covered button at collar.

Details

Descriptive Terms

robes (main garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
Cotton
Hand Stitched
GOWN, DRESSING

Inscription

Embroidered in red thread on right front hem: ""S B F O"" ? perhaps SBFC (Sarah Bradlee Fletcher Codman?

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

1969.6132