Christening jacket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1810

GUSN

GUSN-25354

Description

Silk christening jacket w/ stand-up collar and twisted silk cord trim. Two wooden buttons at rear. Attached tyewritten note reads: "Christening cap and satin jacket (1810.) Parents: Edmund Coffin and Lucy Kimball Coffin."

Details

Descriptive Terms

jackets (garments)
cotton (textile)
silk (textile)
christenings
religions (concept)
Silk
Cotton
Christening
Religion
JACKET

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.481.1

Places

Massachusetts (United States)