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ENSEMBLE

Description

Tunic (.1) - tan velvet w/ ermine fur trim; sleeves have slits to reveal shirt and another opening for arms to pass through w/ extensions of sleeve gathered & stitched closed. Shirt (.2) - cream wool twill w/ rose wool standing collar & long sleeves; like a baseball shirt; button placket.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
Woven label in shirt: ""NOYES BROS/ OUTFITTERS/ BOSTON. U.S.A.""
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
fur
machine-made
stitching
twill
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ENSEMBLE
ensembles (costume)
Fancy Dress
fancy dress
Fur
fur
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Men's clothing
stitching
twill
Twill
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.7152.1-2
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13564

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