Knight's Costume

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-13566

Description

Tunic (.1) - 3/4 length; green & white w/ appliqued (glued) lions; 2 patch pockets at back; pullover style; open along sides & sleeves. Undertunic (.2) - red cotton flannel pullover; long sleeves; standing collar. Dickie (.3) - Silver lame' (tarnished) w/ red tie & pinwheel style pin w/ blue enamel & gold filigree (imitating chain mail). Socks (.4 A-B) - knitted cotton; A=lime green; B=white; green stocking is slightly smaller than white one. Shoes (.5 A-B) - pair of tan leather shoes; pointed tie; elastic inserts at sides & ankle; heel tab for pulling shoe onto foot.

Details

Descriptive Terms

costumes (character dress)
cotton (textile)
flannel
stitching
machine-made
silver (metal)
lamé (textile)
fancy dress
Cotton
Flannel
Silver Lame'
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
ENSEMBLE

Inscription

1. Stamped on sole of shoe: ""8-1/2"" ""HOLDEN'S"" 2. Printed in circle on socks: ""EXTRA SPLICED/ HEEL & TOE/ 4/ GERMANY"" and ""REAL MACO""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.7154.1-.5

Related Items

Title Knight's Costume Accession Number 1969.7155.1-5

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7154.1-5