The University of Texas at Austin
Bed Jacket [back]
Identifier: TMC_0114
Title: Bed Jacket [back]
Description: White cotton eyelet bed jacket. Short sleeves; opens down the front; high collar that ties in front. No closure except tie at neck. Edges scalloped. Sleeves and back very elaborate open work. May have been worn as a vest. Donated by the Weems-Craig Family
State: Texas
Country: United States
Date: circa 1870-1890
Source: UT Texas Memorial Museum Collection
Publisher: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
Rights: Please contact the Briscoe Center for further information regarding the use of this material.
Box: [Metric, Rm C 4.6]
Format: Bed jackets
Size: 36 cm W (shoulders), 43 cm L x 42 cm W
Related items: See TMC_0091 for front view.  
Other ID: TMM 2538-28
Subject: Material culture--Texas--19th century