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Evening coat

American
about 1921
George Bernard Co. (American)


Object Place: New York, New York, USA

Dimensions

Center back: 128.3 cm (50 1/2 in.) Center Front: 125.7 cm (49 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

69.411

Medium or Technique

Fur and velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Evening coat of scarlet (red) velvet lined with pinkish red crepe. Armholes with wide cuffs, thickly quilted and lined with gray fur, and with long yellow-orange or gold tassel attached. Wide collar composed of stuffed interlocking rings of velvet and lining of gray fur. Closed at neck with a single large button, open below. Label “George Bernard Co., 673 Fifth Ave. New York.”

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Philip Holmes