Bed Jacket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1895-1910

GUSN

GUSN-881

Description

Ivory linen with floral whitework embroidery panels linked with silk crocheted lace; V-shaped neckline, yoke & body; crocheted flower inserts in yoke; scalloped lace ruffle all around neck, body & sleeves; 5 small mother of pearl buttons with loop closure concealed at front; full elbow-length sleeves gathered at shoulder.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.6951