COAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

ca. 1909

GUSN

GUSN-73640

Description

Ivory satin coat; 3/4 length; blue silk lining; "hooded" shawl collar with pointed and tassel at back; collar and cuffs embroidered with cream silk, satin stitch, stylized floral garland (flowers are enclosed by vine); full, kimono shaped sleeves, turned back cuffs; unstructured, full body; 2 pairs large self-covered and embroidered buttons, with 2 tassels; pocket on inside, left front lining; hook and eye closure from neck to waist; open waist to hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coats (garments)
outerwear
embroidering
stitching
satin
silk (textile)
evening dress (concept)
fancy dress
evening dresses (garments)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
stylization
Women's clothing
Silk
Satin
Embroidered
Hand Stitched
Evening Wear
Formal Wear
Geometric Floral
Garland
Formal
Evening
COAT

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Tea Gown Accession Number 1969.5269

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.5268