Bed jacket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

GUSN

GUSN-191019

Description

Lavender silk bed jacket with lace trim. The short boxy jacket has square cut elbow length sleeves with lace at the cuffs and along the top of the shoulders. The sleeves are open at the top seam and tie shut with four white ribbons. The jacket opens down the front with a single tie closure at the neck. The interior lining is a darker shade of lavender than the outer silk layer.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bed jackets
silk (fiber)
lace (needlework)
ribbon (material)
Jacket, Bed

Inscription

"Parfait 40" (Embroidered)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P891

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

44 2/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1311