Infant/child carriage robe w/hood

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1840-1870

GUSN

GUSN-15061

Description

Light brown; embroidered w/ garland of green leaves and pale pink flowers; floral garland around neck, front, and hem; decorative hood has tassel and silk ribbon ties; lined w/ pale pink silk and wool wadding inner lining; inner collar; gathered around neckline.

Details

Descriptive Terms

capes (outerwear)
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
twill
wool (textile)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Wool
Silk
Twill
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Garland
CAPE

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7238