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Woman's jacket

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

Inscription

Written in black ink inside front hem: "Eliza Page"

Provenance

Worn by Eliza Page; Probably purchased by Ellen A. Stone; Gift to MFA, 1899

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Ellen A. Stone

Woman's combing jacket

American, first quarter of the 19th century

Place of Manufacture

probably Massachusetts, United States

Place of Use

Lexington, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 67.9 x 165.1 cm (26 3/4 x 65 in.)

Accession Number

99.664.66

Medium or Technique

Plain weave cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes