Bed Jacket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1880-1900

GUSN

GUSN-879

Description

White sheer cotton; white floral lace band around neck; wide collar with white silk floral embroidery & edged with lace ruffle; body gathered to yoke; 2 mother of pearl buttons at yoke; bands of lace on either side of front opening, at center back, & around hem; 3 rows of tucks above hem; bell-shaped sleeves gathered at shoulder, edged with lace; tucked tab on underside of sleeves, trimmed with double ruffle of lace.

Details

Descriptive Terms

bed jackets
outerwear
cotton (textile)
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
floral patterns
Women's clothing
Cotton
Silk
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Floral
JACKET, BED

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Bed Jacket Accession Number 1969.6453

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6455