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Riding Habit Jacket

Description

Navy blue wool broadcloth; narrow band collar, peplum and cuffs trimmed with black silk braid; fishtail peplum at back; form fittin; padded and boned center front; 10 covered buttons at center front; 2 buttons at each cuff; fully lined with tan silk; 3 tabs and 2 ties to hook and eye onto skirt.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1865-1874
Inscriptions
Tailor's tag on neck - handwritten: ""No. 6041/Mrs. Codman""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cloth
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Broadcloth
cloth
Equestrian
equestrians
Hand Stitched
JACKET
outerwear
recreation
Recreation
riding coats
sports
Sports
sports clothing
Sportswear
stitching
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.5461
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13272
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