late 18th to early 19th century
66 cm (26 in.); Legacy dimension: .66 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment
Medium or Technique
Silk and cotton
Not On View
Stripes of violet silk and bright green satin. Made double breasted and with small bands of a similar material. Lined with a coarse white cotton. Once the property of Dr. Elnathan Johnson, a surgeon in the U. S. Navy.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection