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Coat

  • Place of origin:

    France (possibly, made)
    Italy (possibly, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1770-1780 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silk, embroidered with metal thread, lined with silk, canvas and linen, braided

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs E. Pickthall

  • Museum number:

    T.291&A-1971

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Coat and waistcoat of pink ribbed silk and embroidered.

Place of Origin

France (possibly, made)
Italy (possibly, made)

Date

ca. 1770-1780 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Silk, embroidered with metal thread, lined with silk, canvas and linen, braided

Marks and inscriptions

'This coat belonged to a cousin of my maternal grandmother's. It was purchased by me from my second cousin and I give it to sisters Madame Clins. / S.E. Seneth, Jan 1st 1897.'
Label attached

Descriptive line

Coat and waistcoat of silk and embroidered, possibly made in France or Italy, ca. 1770-1780

Categories

Textiles; Men's clothes; Embroidery; Fashion

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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