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Theatrical doublet

Western European
1840–1900


Dimensions

61.5 cm (24 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.325

Medium or Technique

Velvet, brocade

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Theatrical doublet and sleeves in Elizabethan style. Doublet: cut voided brown/red velvet brocaded with gilt-wrapped silk cord; stand-up collar; gold-colored silk cord covered button front closure; deep skirts; wings; brown silk satin ribbon bows with black metallic points painted gold; unbleached and closure lining. Sleeves: fawn-colored velvet; filigree and yellow metallic button wrist closures; light-blue silk and cotton linings.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection