Woman's combing jacket
first quarter of the 19th century
Place of Use: Lexington, Massachusetts, United States; Place of Manufacture: probably Massachusetts, United States
Overall: 67.9 x 165.1 cm (26 3/4 x 65 in.)
Medium or Technique
Plain weave cotton
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White combing jacket with ruffle collar, open neck with ties and two buttons at the top, piping at shoulders and gathered sleeves, buttons and ruffles at cuffs, “Eliza Page” written in black ink inside front hem
Written in black ink inside front hem: "Eliza Page"
First quarter 19th century, Eliza Page [see note]. Probably purchased by Ellen A. Stone (b. 1854 - d. 1944), Lexington, MA; 1899, gift of Ellen A. Stone to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 15, 1899)
NOTE: "Eliza Page" is written in black inside the front hem.
Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone