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Coat

Coat

  • Place of origin:

    France (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1895 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Embroidered velvet with spangles and lined with shot-silk

  • Museum number:

    T.240-1989

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Green velvet frock coat with a fitted waist and large leg o'mutton sleeves. Embroidered cream silk lapels with a floral design and spangle-accented border along the inside facings. The coat is lined with green and raspberry shot-silk.

Place of Origin

France (probably, made)

Date

ca. 1895 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Embroidered velvet with spangles and lined with shot-silk

Object history note

Purchased. Registered File number 1989/939.

Descriptive line

Embroidered velvet coat with a fitted waist and large leg o'mutton sleeves, probably made in France, ca. 1895

Materials

Shot silk; Spangles

Techniques

Embroidered; Lined; Velvet weave

Categories

Day wear; Fashion; Women's clothes; Embroidery

Collection

Textiles and Fashion Collection

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