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Frock Coat & Waistcoat

Description

Frock Coat A: Dark green; turnover collar with wide revers with black taffeta facing; double breasted; 3 pairs buttons, 4 pairs buttonholes; 2 buttons at cuffs; 2 buttons at cuffs; padded shoulders and front quilted armscye; black and white stripe sleeve lining; black coat lining; 2 breast pockets, 2 tail pockets; darts at side seams. Waistcoat B: Dark green with black silk lining and black back; white lining front; buckle and strap back closure; front lapels - wide; double breasted; 4 pairs buttons; 4 pockets; white pique underlay.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Inscriptions
Stamp on buckle: ""SOLIDE""
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
ENSEMBLE
ensembles (costume)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Men's clothing
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1947.288AB
GUSN
54614

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