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Suit jacket

Suit jacket

  • Place of origin:

    England (made)

  • Date:

    1856 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Buttoned check cloth, cotton, leather, chequered silk, white linen

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Miss H B Buckley

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Tunic of brown/white check cloth, fastening at front with large pearlised buttons, trousers of brown/white check cloth, grey cloth trousers with a broad vertical brown stripe down each leg, white linen trousers, white knitted cotton socks, peaked cap of brown leather, maroon/ grey/ black chequered silk tie, made up as a bow on a band.

Place of Origin

England (made)


1856 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Buttoned check cloth, cotton, leather, chequered silk, white linen

Descriptive line

Boy's outfit including trousers, socks, cap, bow tie and tunic, England, 1856


Cloth; Linen; Cotton; Leather; Silk




Children's clothes; Europeana Fashion Project


Museum of Childhood

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