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Coat, Waistcoat & Pants

Description

Coat A: Olive green and cream twill; turnover collar, narrow lapel; single breasted; 3 buttons; 1 inside pocket; 3 outer flap pockets; lined with green silk; cut away style; with back pleat. Waistcoat B: Olive and cream twill; brown and cream lining; brown silk back with buckle and strap closure; notched collar; single breasted; 7 buttons; 4 pockets and 1 inside pocket. Pants C: Olive and cream twill; button front with placket; hook closure at waist, 2 side pockets, 2 hip pockets, 1 coin pocket; buckle and strap at back; lined with same striped fabric as vest. French seam/welt along outer pant leg seam.

Details

Maker
Rogers Peet & Co. (Maker)
Date
1880-1890
Inscriptions
Coat A: label in neck collar: ""MADE EXPRESSLY FOR/Jordan Marsh Co./Boston/by ROGERS PEET & CO, NY"" Waistcoat B: stamp on buckle ""SOLIDE GERMANY"" Pants C: Ink on pocket: ""33/33/_____/217562"" stamp on buckle: ""SOLIDE - GERMANY""
Location of origin
NY, USA
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Men's clothing
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
SUIT
suits (main garments)
Twill
twill
wool (textile)
People and organizations
Jordan Marsh Co.
Accession Number
1947.290A-C
GUSN
54615

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