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Woman's brocade coat

Turkish
19th century


Object Place: Turkey

Dimensions

132 cm (51 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.580

Medium or Technique

Cotton and silk; brocade, satin

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s brocade coat, bluish-purple cotton sateen with all-over design of gold roses and symmetrical ornaments, pattern decorated with sequins, many of which have come off, open front and slashed up sides, slashed sleeves, bottom, sides, and fronts cut in scallops edged with open work gold braid, bottom of coat and fronts lined with cream colored satin, edges lined with red corded silk, upper part back and sleeves lined with white cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Olivia James Chapman