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Jacket

Description

Black satin jacket w/ cotton lining. V-shaped neckline w/ embroidered decoration. Embroidery also at cuffs. 4 cloth-covered buttons for front closure. Jacket extends beyond lining and splits into 4 panels. Ruffled shoulders.

Details

Maker
Possibly James A. Houston Co. (Retailer)
Date
1870-1890
Inscriptions
Sewn in label inside collar: ""James A. Houston Co., Boston""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
satin
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
JACKET
jackets (garments)
machine sewing (technique)
Machine Sewn
Satin
satin
Accession Number
1998.4746
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
18759

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