Jacket

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1860-1869

GUSN

GUSN-53127

Description

Black, short; embroidered with cream, green and metallic threads; notched collar; front placket button closure; long bell-shaped sleeves; three vents - two side and one at center back; green floral garland enclosed by lace-like scalloped border embroidered at collar center front, hem and sleeves; decorative non-functional pocket flaps.

Details

Descriptive Terms

jackets (garments)
outerwear
Jacket
Jacket

Inscription

Woven label at neck: ""C.F. HOVEY & CO.""

Maker

C. F. Hovey & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Credit Line

Gift of Harriet A. Frothingham

Accession Number

1942.717

Places

Massachusetts (United States)