NIGHTGOWN

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1885

GUSN

GUSN-856

Description

White cotton; Small pointed embroidered and scalloped collar; 3 buttons down center front concealed under embroidered and scalloped placket. Yoke trimmed with 2 rows of feather stitching between 3 rows of tucks on either side of placket; Body gathered to yoke at back; Long sleeves with 2 button embroidered and scalloped cuff ( 1 button missing, right cuff).

Details

Descriptive Terms

nightgowns
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
machine-made
Women's clothing
Cotton
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Sleep
NIGHTGOWN

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7233

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