Nightgown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1861

GUSN

GUSN-73569

Description

White linen; Small pointed collar edged with eyelet; Tucked, pointed front yoke; 3 button placket center front concealed under band of eyelet; Body gathered to yoke; Piping at armscye and back yoke; Long sleeves gathered at shoulders; 1 button at wrist with eyelet edged turned back cuff.

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightgowns
cotton (textile)
Women's clothing
Cotton
NIGHTGOWN

Inscription

Embroidered monogram in white and red located below placket, in script: ""SFB"".

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

1969.5202

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5202A