Lawyer's Robe

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-13558

Description

Black wool & cotton lawyer's robe; standing band collar; long bell shaped sleeves w/ cartridge pleats at shoulder & buttons to turn back cuff; floor length w/ train; black satin buttons center front neck to floor.

Details

Descriptive Terms

robes (main garments)
cotton (textile)
wool (textile)
fancy dress
Men's clothing
Cotton
Court
Fancy Dress
GOWN, DRESSING

Inscription

Note in file written in pencil: ""Avocat costume O.C.Jr.""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7146.1

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