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Man's coat

French or English, Spanish or Portuguese (?)
1725–50


Object Place: France or English, Spain or Portugal (?)

Dimensions

96 cm (37 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1679

Medium or Technique

Silk; Taffeta

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Polychrome silk yarns embroidered on blue silk taffeta ground. Large scale conventionalized floral design at opening, pockets, bottom and neck. White silk lining.

Provenance

1943, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick (b. 1873 - d. 1957), Chicago, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 10, 1943)

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection