Clown's Costume

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-13570

Description

Blue & white; glazed chintz. Breeches (.1) - right side is white; left side is blue; drawstring waist. Hat (.2) - Pointed stiffened hat w/ blue & white ruffle around brim & confetti pom-pom at tip. Shirt (.3) - left side of blue chintz; right side is white; scalloped neck, cuffs & hem; tie at right neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

costumes (character dress)
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
machine-made
fancy dress
pompons
Men's clothing
Hand Stitched
Pom-pom
Fancy Dress
ENSEMBLE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.7158.1-.3

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7158.1-3