Nightgown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1861

GUSN

GUSN-73566

Description

White linen; Small, pointed collar edged with eyelet; Tucked, pointed - front yoke with 4 rows of eyelet in the tucks; 3 button placket center front concealed under band of eyelet. Piping at armsye and back yoke; Long sleeves gathered at shoulder, 1 button wrist and eyelet edged turned back cuff.

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightgowns
eyelets (components)
textiles
stitching
linen (material)
monograms
Women's clothing
Linen
Eyelet
Hand Stitched
Monogram
Sleep
NIGHTGOWN

Inscription

Embroidered monogram in white and red. Written in script, ""SFB"".

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5198