Nightgown

French
about 1900


Object Place: France

Dimensions

124.5 cm (49 in.); Legacy dimension: CF: 134.0 cm (52 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.1024

Medium or Technique

Cotton, silk ribbon; embroidery, lace, drawn threadwork

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Nightgown of sheer white cotton with short sleeves, yoke trimmed with inserts in varying shapes and sizes, of lace alternating with very fine tucks, pink silk ribbon run through wide neck , sleeves trimmed with inserts and ruffle of lace, edged ruffle around bottom.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Harry L. Swan