American (probably New England)
Object Place: probably New England, United States
57 cm (22 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Front panel of white silk with supplementary silver yarns brocaded with straw-colored and white silk in meandering vegetative motif; single breasted, V-shaped squared front, shawl collar/lapel, seven buttonholes, two pockets. Glazed natural cotton lining and back; buff leather at base of forepart. Straps and steel buckle at back. Condition: right front panel missing.
A/D December 1978, V/C January 10, 1979
Gift of Alexander W. Dole