Dressing Robe

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1910

GUSN

GUSN-73610

Description

White cotton embroidered with white stylized flowers with pink silk lining; wide "Bertha" collar with lace ruffle; lace rosette at neck front; bell shaped 3/4 length sleeves with lace ruffle and narrow tucks, center front opening trimmed with lace ruffle, reveals pink silk lining; 3 bands of tucks and lace ruffles at hem; pleated silk dust ruffle over hook and eye at neck.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dressing gowns
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
home (concept)
Edwardian
foliation (pattern)
floral patterns
stylization
Women's clothing
Cotton
Silk
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Edwardian
Geometric Floral
Sprig
Domesticity
GOWN, DRESSING

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5238