Dressing gown worn by Mary T. Hill

Titles Dressing gown worn by Mary T. Hill
Description Purple china silk dressing gown with white handkerchief linen collar edged in cluny bobbin lace; full length sleeves and center front button closure. Vertical pin tucking on bodice. Matching grosgrain ribbon belt with picot edge attached at waist. Worn by Mary T. (Mrs. James J.) Hill, ca. 1910.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 50 inches length
14 inches width (at shoulder seams)
Nomenclature dressing gown
Materials silk (textile)
cotton (textile)
Subjects Owned/used by: Hill, Mary Theresa
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Clothing. Women's Lounging Clothes
Dates Use: Approximately 1910
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1998.160.15 (Accession Number)

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