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

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4746

Places

Massachusetts (United States)