Nightgown

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1861

GUSN

GUSN-851

Description

White linen; Small pointed collar edged with eyelet; Tucked, pointed front yoke with 4 rows of embroidery among tucks; 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 cuff.

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightgowns
Women's clothing
NIGHTGOWN

Inscription

Embroidered monogram in white and red located 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

1969.5202B