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Tuxedo Jacket

Description

Black herringbone wool; notched satin lapel; four buttons at cuffs, four pockets, one button at front; padding; shoulder pads; narrow red ribbon (flower holder?) tied at lapel through buttonhole.

Details

Maker
Pile, James (Maker)
Date
1929
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
machine-made
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
dinner jackets
Hand Stitched
herringbone
Herringbone
JACKET
machine-made
Men's clothing
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.6773.4
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
7333

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