SUIT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1908-1914

GUSN

GUSN-13343

Description

Dark gray brushed wool. Jacket (A) - turned collar; single breasted; cuffs have functioning buttonholes; gathered around waist; self belt w/ button closure; skirted w/ shorter side panels w/ 2 buttons & decorative buttonholes; fully lined w/ blue striped iridescent silk. Skirt (B) - plain; A-shaped; gored & gathered at back; self belt; hook & eye & snap closure at left side.

Details

Descriptive Terms

suits (main garments)
napping
brushwork
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
stripes
winter
Women's clothing
Wool
Silk
Brushed
Hand Stitched
Walking Wear
Striped
SUIT

Inscription

1. Stamped on buttons: ""OE DEFIANCE"" 2. Stamped on snaps: ""K * I * N""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.7129A-B

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7129AB