Boy's black velvet suit

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1920s

GUSN

GUSN-174470

Description

Boy's black velvet suit. Includes black velvet jacket and knickers, cotton vest. Worn by boys in Caragianes family, Nicholas (b.1919), James (1921-1993), Angelo (b.1924).

Details

Descriptive Terms

suits (main garments)
velvet (fabric weave)
cotton (textile)
mother of pearl
Suit

Associated Person

Caragianes, James, 1921-1993
Caragianes, Nicholas, 1919-
Caragianes, Angelo, 1924-
Caragianes, Clay
Caragianes, James

Additional Identification Number

28.2

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

12 1/2 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William J. and Valerie S. Caragianes

Accession Number

2009.16.2

Date

1920s (Later worn by Clay and James Caragianes, the donors' sons, in 1980s)