Morning suit (coat)

about 1931


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

98 cm (38 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.433a

Medium or Technique

Wool cheviot

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black wool cheviot (herringbone) cutaway coat; single breasted, notched lapels (buttonhole on left), rolled collar; gray/black plastic buttons (1 at front closure, 2 at rear vent, 4 at slit cuffs); 2 inside breast and tail pockets; black Italian lining, blue and red striped white sleeve linings. Labelled “Hill Brothers, London Ltd, Frederick Whiley Hilles Esq…”

Provenance

Made by Hill Brothers

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick W. Hilles