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Evening coat

Description

Brown; blue velvet collar, high, turnover with notched revers, padded collar and shoulders; double breasted; 2 button cuffs, sleeves gather at shoulders; false pockets with flaps; 2 pockets in tail.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1815-1825
Inscriptions
Label under collar: ""J. H. CABOT, ESQ""
Material
cloth
linen (material)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Broadcloth
cloth
COAT, EVENING
Empire
Empire (style)
evening coats
fancy dress
Formal
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Men's clothing
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1921.118
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. F. C. Shattuck
GUSN
29315

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