Jacket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1899-1901

GUSN

GUSN-11525

Description

Black wool felt; notched collar with red topstitching in chevrons; four metal buttons embossed with bust of women and word "AUTOMNE.." appliqued straps over body and around sleeves; stitched like collar with fleur-de-lis at sides and curls at bottom; hem is scalloped in front and back and edged with topstitched appliqued band; long, straight sleeves have five rows of topstitching at wrists; fully lined with black silk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jackets (garments)
outerwear
appliqué (technique)
embossing
felt (textile)
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Jacket
Jacket

Inscription

Black and white woven silk label: ""AU BON MARCHE/ Maison A Boucicaut/ 1XX902 [written in ink]-- GT Paris--"" ""6 [written in ink]"" ""86 [stamped in ink]"" Embossed on metal buttons: ""AUTOMNE""

Additional Identification Number

92-18
WHS 341

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Weston Historical Society

Accession Number

1993.220