Women's coat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1940-1950

GUSN

GUSN-189718

Description

Navy blue wool women's coat with a shawl collar. The coat is calf length and has full length sleeves. The coat has a single button closure at the waist and an interior tie closure under the right arm. There is a makers label attached to the right interior side seam stating "Helen Cookman New York." The coat has a navy blue silk lining with an interior pocket sewn in along the right side. The back side of the coat is simple with two seams running vertically from the shoulder to the hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coats (garments)
wool (textile)
silk (textile)
Coat

Inscription

"Helen Cookman New York" (Rectangular label)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

P825

Maker

Cookman, Helen Cramp, 1894-1973 (Fashion designer)

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Dimensions

20 8/16 (W) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1245

Places

New York state (United States)
New York City (New York state)