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Woman's jacket

Greek
19th–20th century


Object Place: Greece

Dimensions

39 cm (15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.459

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Lavender-blue broadcloth, with insets of colder blue wool. High, round neck raised slightly to form low collar; open down front. Extends to bottom of ribs. Long sleeves, with points at ends. Front and back of jacket, and sleeves, decorated with couched black and dark blue silk cords in conventionalized leaf patterns. lined with yellowish brown wool. Collar soiled; one small hole lower left front.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb