Jacket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1870-1890

GUSN

GUSN-18759

Description

Black satin jacket w/ cotton lining. V-shaped neckline w/ embroidered decoration. Embroidery also at cuffs. 4 cloth-covered buttons for front closure. Jacket extends beyond lining and splits into 4 panels. Ruffled shoulders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jackets (garments)
cotton (textile)
machine sewing (technique)
satin
Satin
Cotton
Machine Sewn
JACKET

Inscription

Sewn in label inside collar: ""James A. Houston Co., Boston""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Possibly James A. Houston Co. (Retailer)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4746

Places

Massachusetts (United States)