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Child's coat

French
18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

34.3 cm (13 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.2458

Medium or Technique

Linen, velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Child’s coat of dark green fancy velvet in stripes of cut and figured uncut pile, turned back collar, three points in back and wide lapels, turned back pointed cuffs, left side buttons over right, lined with unbleached linen, fronts, collar and cuffs faced with coral pink warp figured silk in narrow horizontal stripes, edges trimmed with narrow gold galloon frogs and buttons down front, ornamental bands on sleeves and collar of gold galloon, finished with gold tassels.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund