Suit

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-13370

Description

Teal blue twill with white silk ribbon trim; Elizabethan style. Cape (.1) shoulder cape with turned collar; white cotton lining; straight pin at neck; white silk tutu around collar, front and hem. Bodice/Jacket (.2) - turned collar; bishop's sleeves; peplum; white cotton lining; white silk ribbon at center front and hem; hook and eye closure. Breeches (.3) - no waistband; button fly front; decorative "slits" reveal white lining - as seen on 16th c. costume - white silk ribbon around leg, with bow and buckle.

Details

Descriptive Terms

suits (main garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Elizabethan
entertaining
fancy dress
Boys' Clothing
Twill
Cotton
Cambric
Hand Stitched
Elizabethan Revival
Fancy Dress
Fancy Dress
Entertainment
ENSEMBLE

Inscription

Stamped on buckle of breeches: ""T. C."" Note in file wrapped in brown paper marked ""Pater's New Bedford Costume.""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7143.1-3

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Title Stockings Accession Number 1969.7142.1AB
Title Coat Accession Number 1969.7142.2
Title Waistcoat Accession Number 1969.7142.3
Title Breeches Accession Number 1969.7142.4
Title Collar Accession Number 1969.7142.5
Title Mask Accession Number 1969.7142.6