Women's Coat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1869

GUSN

GUSN-39077

Description

Black woolen coat; embossed with diamond pattern; dolman style full sleeves and flared shirt; black silk tape at neck, center front, hem and cuffs; decorative frogs of wide black braid with sixteen pair of black covered buttons; center front closure has four black plastic buttons; black braid at cuffs; shaggy wool lining. Hook & eye at neck; black velvet "capelet" with long black silk fringe; scalloped and embroidered.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coats (garments)
outerwear
wool (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Coat
Coat

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Albert Mason

Accession Number

1937.494