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Description

Black ribbed silk; 3/4 length; round neck w/ piping; 7 button & loop closure center front (one button missing, should have 8); long full sleeves w/ applique of black braid & beads in ogee motif at cuffs. Piping at cuff; full, flared skirt; quilted lining; black ruching at lining of cuff.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1860
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
quilting
reeding
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
COAT
coats (garments)
Hand Stitched
outerwear
Quilted
quilting
reeding
Ribbed
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Taffeta
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1969.6127
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
73720

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