Child's coat

English
1950s
Designed by Rowes of Bond Street (English)


Dimensions

Center back: 73.7 cm (29 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1999

Medium or Technique

Wool twill with silk velvet trim; silk satin lining

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Green and blue plaid double-breasted knee-length coat with blue velvet inset in collar and outlined in white piping. Eight buttons down the front with a pocket to either side. Back of coat has a box pleat and half belt with two buttons at center back. Label: “Rowes/ Made in England.”

Provenance

Purchased by donor in the 1950s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch