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A bed jacket is a short, below bust or waist length jacket specifically intended be worn in bed while sitting up. Worn over the nightgown, the bed jacket can be found in a wide variety of fabrics and treatments. It is most likely derived from 19th combing jackets, and was popular into the early 1960s.
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Vintage 1920s bed jacket
1930s bed jacket
Vintage 1930s silk bed combing jacket
Vintage 1940s rayon bed jacket
Vintage 1940s mohair bed jacket
Vintage 1940s bed jacket
1950s bed jacket
Vintage 1960s bed jacket