Dressing gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189461

Description

Bell shaped silk dressing gown with sage green lining and cream lace netting on top. The lace depicts leaves and butterfly shaped flowers. There is a green lace ruffle along the V of the neck and on the cuffs of the sleeves. The gown slips on over the head and has a single lace tie at the collar. The sleeves are wide and about elbow length. There is no maker's label.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
silk (fiber)
silk (fiber)
Gown, Dressing

Inscription

"70671" (Handwritten on cloth tag)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P803
8A

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35 7/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1223