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COAT, EVENING

Description

Navy blue with brown velvet high turnover collar with "M" notch; padded shoulders neck and armscye; double breasted; 3 button cuff; 1 crescent shaped pocket, with 2 tail pockets; cuffs and center back lined and reinforced with basketweave patterned silk; black piping trimming.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1845
Inscriptions
Stamped on gilt buttons: ""ORANGE COLOUR"" (small buttons) ""SUPERB TREBLE GILT"" (large buttons)
Material
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
COAT, EVENING
evening coats
Hand Stitched
Men's clothing
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1937.951
GUSN
13131

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