Man's collar

American
late 18th to early 19th century


Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 40.5 x 38.1 cm (15 15/16 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.7

Medium or Technique

Plain weave cotton, cotton embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White collar with two buttons at neck and two pleated and embroidered front flaps; white embroidery includes stem, cross, and hem stitching

Provenance

Worn by a member of Robbins family; inherited by Ellen A. Stone; gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone