"Frak"

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1861

GUSN

GUSN-7311

Description

Blue wool; turnover collar with wide lapels, self facing; double-breasted; five pairs of buttonholes, four pairs of buttons; raw edges; padded shoulders, front armseye; one breast pocket, two tail pockets; tails and back are lined with blue silk; no buttons at cuff; sleeves lined with pin stripe cream silk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coats (garments)
stitching
machine-made
silk (textile)
wool (textile)
weddings
Men's clothing
Silk
Hand Stitched
Wedding
COAT

Inscription

1) Tailor's label under collar: ""Henry Poole Saville Row No 8818 O. Codman"" 2) Stamp on button: ""FAST SHANK"".

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5389