Shortgown - Cotton Twill


Loose-fitting sleeved jacket worn by common women of the 18th and early 19th centuries. Made of unlined cotton twill. This shortgown comes standard with brass-pin closures, but can also be made with ties upon request*. Comes with a drawstring waist.

Can also be ordered in a lined cotton muslin here.

See our measurement guide for help with obtaining proper measurements.

This Item is often made to order.
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Please allow 3-5 weeks for garment to be made.

Made in USA

Item # SG-119

*If we make the garment with ties there will be a customization fee and the item will become custom and non-returnable. 

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Karen W
A simple but well made garment

I just received this shortgown in Olive & it fits perfectly, very nicely made & comfortable. It's simple, yet very well done & may even wear them most everyday, lol. Well done.

Susan Turley
Great simple ladies garment. Just as it should be!

This fits exactly as it should! Simple but flattering. Gives the perfect period impression. <3

Excellent quality. Perfect fit. Good price!

I volunteer at Allaire Village and this short gown is perfect.