COAT, EVENING

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1830-1845

GUSN

GUSN-13131

Description

Navy blue with brown velvet high turnover collar with "M" notch; padded shoulders neck and armscye; double breasted; 3 button cuff; 1 crescent shaped pocket, with 2 tail pockets; cuffs and center back lined and reinforced with basketweave patterned silk; black piping trimming.

Details

Descriptive Terms

evening coats
stitching
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Men's clothing
Silk
Velvet
Hand Stitched
COAT, EVENING

Inscription

Stamped on gilt buttons: ""ORANGE COLOUR"" (small buttons) ""SUPERB TREBLE GILT"" (large buttons)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Accession Number

1937.951