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COAT

Description

Black wrap; fur (Beaver?) turned down collar; back cape attached from sleeve to sleeve; full length flare sleeves; dropped waist with large tuck encircling wrap; inside right pocket; inside tie closure, with small loops at both right and left waist; right more decorative loop.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1910-1920
Inscriptions
Machine embroidered cloth label (black with white letters) on neckline: ""R H S Co./R H Stearns Co./Boston""
Material
beaver (animal)
machine-made
silk (textile)
skin (collagenous material)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Beaver
COAT
coats (garments)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
outerwear
Possibly beaver (animal)
Possibly skin (collagenous material)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Women's clothing
People and organizations
R. H. Stearns & Co.
Accession Number
1992.142
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Thompson S. Lingel
GUSN
13391

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