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Woman's coat

English
about 1925
Possibly made for Liberty & Co. (English, founded 1875)


Place of Origin: United Kingdom

Accession Number

2010.1433

Medium or Technique

Jacquard-woven rayon; silk velvet

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s evening coat made of gold and blue jacquard-woven rayon with Asian-inspired stylized chrysanthemums pattern; ruched blue velvet inserts in sleeves and ruched blue velvet rolled collar ending in bow. Two button front closure on left side.

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf