Nightgown; Unknown; Unknown; 1991_559

Name/Title

Nightgown

About this object

High waist nightgown in rough silk, with all-in-one top and short sleeves. Front is open to skirt and has pink embroidery floral designs also on sleeves. Sleeve edges are trimmed with machine made lace and the same lace is used at waist for a drawstring, and has threaded pink ribbon. Skirt is slightly gathered and plain except for tab stitched down centre front, c.1940.

Maker

Unknown

Date Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

silk

Measurements

125.7cm length x 137.5cm width underarm

Subject and Association Description

silk nightgown c.1940's

Credit Line

Unknown

Object Type

nightgown

Object number

1991_559

Rights

All rights reserved

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Tags
cream
nightgown
silk

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