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Coat and waistcoast

Description

Coat A: Black tweed; turnover collar; single breasted; two buttons; cutaway at waist seam; lined with black satin; sleeves lined with cream silk; coin pocket; one breast pocket inside, one outside; two tail pockets; three button cuffs. Waistcoat B: Black tweed; cream twill lining; notched collar; black silk back with buckle and tab closure; two breast pockets (lining); four pockets outside.

Details

Maker
Possibly F. L. Dunne & Co. (Retailer)
Date
1919
Inscriptions
Coat A: 2 labels On neck: ""F. L. Dunnet Co. Boston - New York"" On Right breast pocket: ""F. L. Dunnet Co. Boston, New York - 1919 Apr. W. S. Appleton Esq."" Waistcoat B: Stamp on buckle: ""SOLIDE""
Location of origin
Boston & New York, USA
Material
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
tweed
wool (textile)
worsted
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
ENSEMBLE
ensembles (costume)
Hand Stitched
herringbone
Herringbone
machine-made
Men's clothing
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
tweed
Tweed
Wool
wool (textile)
worsted
Accession Number
1937.6AB
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
38941

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