Coat, Evening

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1815-1825

GUSN

GUSN-29460

Description

Navy blue; high turnover velvet, padded collar with notched rever; double breasted; plain gilt buttons; sleeves lined with silk and gathered at shoulders; 1 breast pocket. 2 tail pockets.

Details

Descriptive Terms

evening coats
cloth
stitching
linen (material)
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
wool (textile)
Empire (style)
fancy dress
Men's clothing
Broadcloth
Silk
Linen
Velvet
Hand Stitched
Empire
Formal
Coat, Evening

Inscription

Stamp on buttons ""IMPERIAL ORANGE - J MANN 630""

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Greenville H. Norcross

Accession Number

1922.305