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Light brown-beige overcoat; blue plaid lining; turnover collar with self facing; double breasted. Six pairs large buttons; cuffs; two flap pockets; raw hewn.
Handwritten note in lining: ""This coat (including the plaid lining) was made about 1840 for Joseph Philbrick of Seabrook, NH from cloth spun, colored and woven at Judge Joseph Philbrick's of Weare, NH before 1825. Estate of Mrs. O.F. Swasey, Beverly, Mass.""
Gift of George O. Swasey and Clara S. Woodbury
New Hampshire (United States)