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Description

Olive brown wool cape has small pointed collar; no fastening; lining of brown satin weave cotton; matching jacket has pointed collar; 6 silver metal buttons with embossed floral patterns, down center front; 5 slits in hem; long sleeves; hem faced with cotton; lining of glazed brown linen; cream cotton lace ruffle tucked inside placket and cuffs. Wide belt with large metal buckle concealing hook and eye closure; faced with brown cotton. Matching breeches have drawstring waistband with black tape drawstring; fully lined with glazed brown linen.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1905-1920
Material
cotton (textile)
embossing
glazing (coating)
lace (needlework)
linen (material)
machine-made
metal
stitching
tin (metal)
weaving
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Embossed
embossing
fancy dress
Fancy Dress
Floral
floral patterns
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
Lace
lace (needlework)
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
metal
Satin weave
stitching
SUIT
suits (main garments)
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Unidentified Metal
weaving
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1993.266
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
11912

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