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Long sleeveless jacket of wool broadcloth

Greek
19th century


Object Place: Greece

Dimensions

72.5 cm (28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.2375

Medium or Technique

Wool; embroidery, Brocade, Appliqué, Twill

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Long sleeveless jacket of wool broadcloth; body of white, edges, underarm areas and broad band around bottom, and background of embroidered areas of red wool broadcloth. Small round medllions pendant on broad band; palm leaves and conventionalized floral forms in vines and against minaret shapes embroidered with gold cord and sequins and green and red silk cord and gold brocade appliqué. Lined with heavy white wool and light green cotton twill. A number of moth holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alfred Redfield