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Peignoir

American
1900–20


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

154 cm (60 5/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 40.9 x 56.8 cm

Accession Number

1979.250

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton dotted swiss embroidered with cotton in floral motifs at front. Full length. 3/4 sleeves: two tiered, pleated, finished with openwork. Pleats off center front and back seams. Full length train depends from center back. White covered button front closure to below waistline.

Provenance

Worn by Elizabeth Cabot (Mrs. Henry) Lyman (1880- ) of Boston

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman