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Women's jacket

2006.44.1239 (RS11655)

Description

Short black velvet women's jacket with voided velvet floral patterns on gold cheeked silk. The jacket has short square cut velvet sleeves and a single button closure at the waist. The jacket falls to the hip. It has a simple stand up collar with square ends. The jacket has a seam at the waist so that the fabric flares out at the waist creating a puffy upper section over a lower panel or peplum.

Details

Maker
unknown
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Jacket
jackets (garments)
silk (fiber)
velvet (fabric weave)
Dimensions
23 10/16 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1239
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
189699

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