Men's tweed jacket

American
J. Press (founded in 1902)


Dimensions

Center back: 83.8 cm (33 in.)

Accession Number

2012.969

Medium or Technique

Tweed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Men’s brown tweed jacket with plaid pattern and brown satin lining. Two button jacket with two buttons on each cuff. Button style imitates marble design. Jacket has a single breasted jetted pocket, and three side flap pockets. Interior label is J.Press’ logo sewn in inner right jetted pocket.

Provenance

Between 1980 and 2010, purchased by Edward Spindler in Massachusetts; 2012, gift of Edward Spindler to the MFA. (Accession date: November 28, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Edward Sleeper in memory of Merle L. Sleeper