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Man's coat

Persian
19th century


Object Place: Persia

Dimensions

113.6 cm (44 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

59.991

Medium or Technique

Painted cotton

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Painted cotton, showing floral ornament on red, white, and blue stripes; lined with printed cotton showing related leaves in all-over pattern. Tight round neck with short standing collar; open down front, no fastenings. Shirt slit at either side of back, to waist. Long sleeves, open along outer forearn and coming to a point over back of palm. Open under arms. Soiled, particularly at neck.

Credit Line

Gift of High School Scholarship Classes of Fine Arts