NIGHTGOWN

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1915-1925

GUSN

GUSN-73513

Description

white cotton; pointed front yoke with square neck; scalloped edges around neck and yoke; floral embroidery all over yoke; 4 button placket below yoke; feather stitching along yoke, placket and cuffs; long sleeves gathered to embroidered and scalloped cuffs; set of loops in yoke with missing buttons.

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightgowns
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
floral patterns
monograms
Women's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Bayeux Stitch
Monogram
Floral
Sleep
NIGHTGOWN

Inscription

Embroidered monogram in white, located on left front in script. overlapping letters, ""DSC"".

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title NIGHTGOWN Accession Number 1969.6292

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5149