Men's Evening Coat

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; three button cuff; one crescent shaped pocket, with two tail pockets; cuffs and center back lined and reinforced with basketweave patterned silk; black piping trimming.

Details

Descriptive Terms

evening coats
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Overcoat
Coat, Evening
Coat, Evening

Inscription

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

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Elizabeth A. Huebener

Accession Number

1937.951