Dressing gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-189666

Description

Black wool dressing gown with cap sleeves. The dressing gown has ties at the neck and waist. The neckline and sleeves are decorated with black metallic thread sewn in a ripple pattern. Makers label attached at the neck, "Manahan Incorporated/280 Boylston Street, Boston." The back of the dress has an attached band at the center of the back. The black metallic ripples extend across the back of the dressing gown from the neck to the top of the arm pit.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
wool (textile)
Gown, Dressing

Inscription

"Manahan Incorporated 280 Boylston Street Boston" (Square label attached at the neck on the back collar)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P815

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

16 9/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1235

Places

Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)