Dressing gown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1865-1889

GUSN

GUSN-34108

Description

Dressing gown with printed paisley pattern, red, green and gold; red cotton lining; sleeves lined with red silk; shawl collar, double breasted; 2 welt pockets; 3/4 length; self cuffs. Interlined with wool batting.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
cotton (textile)
stitching
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
medicine
Men's clothing
Cotton
Silk
Hand Stitched
Medicine
GOWN, DRESSING

Inscription

Postcard found in pocket: a one cent stamped postcard addressed to: ""J.B.S. Jackson, MD 89 Charles St. (dated Dec. 2 11am Boston Carrier)."" On back is printed: ""Medical School of Harvard University. A Meeting of the Faculty will be held at the house of the Dean, 114 Boylston Street, on Saturday Evening next, at 7 1-2 O'clock... C.ELLIS, Dean...Boston, 2 Dec. 1878.""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Robert T. Jackson

Accession Number

1931.1065