Woman's coat

American
1920s


Dimensions

Center back: 115.6 cm (45 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.718

Medium or Technique

Wool twill embroidered with silk; silk (or rayon) lining

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s coat made of deep navy blue wool gabardine, embroidered at the collar and sleeve cuffs with polychrome chain stitch in patterns of flowers and meandering vines; stand up collar ends in long scarf ends with silk tassels.

Provenance

September, 1975, inherited by the donor; gift to the MFA, September 17, 2008

Credit Line

Gift of Francisca Smith Clark