COAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1910

GUSN

GUSN-73634

Description

Opera coat; ivory satin/damask with large medium and small wreaths of roses, some have bows; roses; 3/4 length; lace collar with cream satin ribbon ruching; Bertha collar and shoulder ruffle of same lace with ivory ruching; tassel at front and back - silk cord with satin bows; 3/4 length sleeves with chiffon overlay at shoulder, satin ruching and inserted band of lace; sleeves lined with silk; long lace lappets at front; satin ruching and chiffon along center front and hem on inside; lined with plain ivory satin.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coats (garments)
outerwear
chiffon
damask
lace (needlework)
padding (process)
satin
silk (textile)
entertaining
floral patterns
opera (discipline)
wreaths (costume accessories)
Women's clothing
Lace
Silk
Satin
Chiffon
Damask
Padded
Wreath
Floral
Bow
Opera
Entertainment
COAT

Inscription

Woven label on neck (yellow lettering in cream): ""Jeanne Hallee/3 Rue de la Ville l'Evegue PARIS""

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5261