Boy's suit (worn by Henry Augustus Thompson, 1832–37)

American
1837


Object Place: Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall length: approximately 70 cm (27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.865, 870-872

Medium or Technique

Wool broadcloth and linen; plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Coat, trousers, shirt, vest and collar.

Provenance

15.865-15.874 were worn by Henry Augustus Thompson of Charlestown, Mass. when he was 5 years old, (b. 1832 d. 1837), cousin of Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles E. Cotting