Brittany Style Jacket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1890-1900

GUSN

GUSN-13551

Description

Black wool broadcloth; low squared neckline & long sleeves trimmed w/ wide band of black velvet w/ spangles & beads & silver metallic thread braid; striped wool panel inserted at back of waist to cover bustle pad attached to waistcoat.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jackets (garments)
outerwear
cloth
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
fancy dress
Women's clothing
Wool
Broadcloth
Silk
Velvet
Hand Stitched
Fancy Dress
JACKET

Inscription

1. Wrapped in paper w/ handwritten label: ""Brittany Woman's Costume"" 2. Wrapped in newspaper dated July 16, 1922.

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7145.2

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