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White cotton nightgown with train

American
about 1865


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

133.5 cm (52 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.809

Medium or Technique

Cotton; embroidered, Valenciennes lace

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Yoke (back and front) and cuffs of bands of alternately gathered and embroidered edging of Valenciennes lace at edges; high neck and long sleeves; deep gathered flounce with border of tucking around bottom edge; buttoned down center front; stained.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Hugh D. Scott