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Coat & breeches

Coat & breeches

  • Place of origin:

    France

  • Date:

    c.1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Ribbed silk and silver embroidery

  • Museum number:

    752-1898

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

A court dress suit consisting of a coat and breeches, both constructed of blue ribbed silk with silver embroidery forming flowers along the front edges and buttons.

Place of Origin

France

Date

c.1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Ribbed silk and silver embroidery

Descriptive line

Court dress suit of blue ribbed silk with metalwork embroidery; French, c.1800

Materials

Silk; Silver

Techniques

Embroidery

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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