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Boy's suit in four parts (worn by Henry Augustus Thompson, 1832–37)

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Coat, trousers, shirt, vest and collar.

Provenance

15.865-15.874 were worn by Henry Augustus Thompson of Charlestown, Mass. when he was 5 years old, (b. 1832 d. 1837), cousin of Benjamin Thompson, Count Rumford.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles E. Cotting

American, 1837

Object Place

Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Overall length: approximately 70 cm (27 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

15.865, 870-872

Medium or Technique

Wool broadcloth and linen; plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes