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JACKET

Description

Cream wool twill; notched collar trimmed w/ light blue silk taffeta; long bell-shaped sleeves, center front & uneven hem trimmed w/ band of blue & white striped velvet; 3 button/frog closure at center front; "ladder" like velvet trim at center back & along sleeves; unlined.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1867
Inscriptions
Handwritten tag attached to button: ""WHITE CASHMERE/ JACKET/ 1867""
Material
cashmere (wool)
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cashmere
cashmere (wool)
Hand Stitched
JACKET
jackets (garments)
outerwear
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1935.426
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Lilias Page
GUSN
37781

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