Dressing gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189460

Description

Pale yellow silk dressing gown with yellow and gray embroidered floral decoration. The gown has three frog closures with tassels. The neckline is V-shaped. The floral embroidery descends from the shoulders wide and comes to a point at the elbow. The gown has a pale yellow silk lining. The back of the gown is fully embroidered from the neckline to the hem. The entire gown has a bell-like shape-no makers label.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
silk (fiber)
Gown, Dressing

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P802

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

39 13/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1222