The University of Texas at Austin
Identifier: TMC_0077
Title: Nightgown
Description: Ladies nightgown. White cotton gown, long sleeves with tatted lace and hand-embroidered eyelet decoration on front half of cuff; front button closure with high lace collar. Yoke is made of vertical strips of lace and eyelet. Skirt is gathered into yoke, 11 tucks at hemline. Donated by Weems-Craig Family.
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1880
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Box: [Metric, Rm C 6.2]
Format: nightgown
Size: 37 cm W shoulder, 105 cm W hem, 137 cm L
Other ID: TMM 2538-33
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century