NIGHTGOWN

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1861

GUSN

GUSN-850

Description

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

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 below placket. In script: ""SFB""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5199