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JACKET

Description

Purple; cut & uncut velvet; scrolling floral trail w/ stylized flowers; band collar; long sleeves w/ turned back cuffs; purple chenille fringe along center front & hem; boxed pleats at back stitched in place at waist for fullness below (for bustle); taupe satin lining; hook & eye closure center front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1880-1884
Inscriptions
Woven label at lining of center back: ""WORTH/ 7 RUE DE LA PAIX PARIS""
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
JACKET
jackets (garments)
outerwear
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.819
GUSN
53172

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