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COAT

Description

Charcoal gray wool with collar and full lining of brown fur. Double-breasted with 10 black abalone shell buttons. Button tab at collar and above hem. Double hook and eye closure at collar. Long sleeves with turned back cuffs and gathered inner wrist lining of gray silk twill. Slash pockets on either side. Loop of black metal chain inside collar.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
Woven label inside collar (partly legible): ""Maison Pierre?/2a....et lie/Tailluirs (seamstresses)/(street)/Paris Nice"" yellow letters on black silk.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
fur
machine-made
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
COAT
coats (garments)
Fur
fur
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Men's clothing
stitching
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.5235
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73607

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