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Long sleeveless jacket of wool broadcloth

19th century

Object Place: Greece


72.5 cm (28 9/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool; embroidery, Brocade, Appliqué, Twill

Not On View


Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts



Long sleeveless jacket of wool broadcloth; body of white, edges, underarm areas and broad band around bottom, and background of embroidered areas of red wool broadcloth. Small round medllions pendant on broad band; palm leaves and conventionalized floral forms in vines and against minaret shapes embroidered with gold cord and sequins and green and red silk cord and gold brocade appliqué. Lined with heavy white wool and light green cotton twill. A number of moth holes.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Alfred Redfield