Dressing Gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1877

GUSN

GUSN-32008

Description

Cream with green and brown houndstooth check (small scale); black taffeta standing band collar and falling collar; black taffeta with scalloped edge along center front from neck to hem, and also around hem at cuffs of long sleeves; self piping at collar, armscye, and all other seams; black taffeta patch pocket at right side has box pleat and bow of black gros grain; gros grain bows at cuffs; black gros grain covered buttons from neck to hem; box pleats at back for fullness; fully lined with tan glazed cotton; green wool tape stitched in lining at back, and one pair cotton twill tape ties located in lining near hipline.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
cotton (textile)
glazing (coating)
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
taffeta
wool (textile)
tin (metal)
checker pattern
day (time of day)
Women's clothing
Wool
Cotton
Silk
Taffeta
Tin Glazed
Hand Stitched
Day Wear
Checked
GOWN, DRESSING

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1928.301