Boy's coat, belt and cap (belt)
American or Western European
Object Place: U.S.A. or Europe
3.5 x 87 cm (1 3/8 x 34 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: Coat: 58.0 cm, cap: 21.0 cm
Medium or Technique
Silk velvet and braid
Not On View
Dark brown velvet with light brown narrow braid applied in scrolling designs to central places next to opening edges. Coat and belt lined with light brown glazed cotton.
(a) Coat, flared, with a diagonal front opening, no collar. White buttons, of which 8 are missing.
(b) Belt, ends curved, fastened with a button.
(c) Hat, no brim, oval-shaped crown. Grosgrain ribbon hanging from the back. Lined with black ribbon.
Gift of Mrs. Guyford Stever