NIGHTGOWN

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1915-1925

GUSN

GUSN-73859

Description

White cotton; Pointed front yoke with square neck; Scalloped edges around neck and yoke; Floral embroidery all over yoke; Set of loops in yoke with missing buttons; 4 button placket below yoke; Feather stitching along yoke, placket and cuff; Long sleeves gathered to embroidered and scalloped cuffs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Inscription

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

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title NIGHTGOWN Accession Number 1969.5149

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6292