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Small jacket

French
19th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1807

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Regional, of blue ribbed silk with repeat of small floral spray enclosed in ovoid medallions framed by leaves, brocaded with two kinds of gold metal thread and additionally embroidered with gold sequins and tinsel, all edges trimmed with gold braid, gold buttons in front; lined with polychrome small-scale floral print. Sleeveless.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Laurence Eastman