Coat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1903

GUSN

GUSN-11519

Description

Gray heavy wool felt; high turned over collar faced with velvet and topstitched felt appliqued arabesques; small shoulder cape trimmed with appliques; wide labels trimmed like collar; 3 large mother of pearl buttons at center front; appliqued bands down either side of front placket forming 4 arabesques around body; side seam pockets; top stitching around notches in hem flowering pattern of aplliques. Double sleeves-- outer 3/4 length wool sleeve, appliqued at cuff; upper portion of undersleeve is green damask; puff of grey velvet at waist with cuffs trimmed like collar. Fully lined with green silk damask.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coats (garments)
outerwear
appliqué (technique)
brocade (textile)
flannel
stitching
machine-made
mother of pearl
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
arabesques
Women's clothing
Wool
Flannel
Silk
Brocade
Velvet
Mother-of-Pearl
Appliqued
Hand Stitched
Arabesque
COAT

Additional Identification Number

92-21

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.215