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Green and blue plaid double-breasted knee-length coat with blue velvet inset in collar and outlined in white piping. Eight buttons down the front with a pocket to either side. Back of coat has a box pleat and half belt with two buttons at center back. Label: "Rowes/ Made in England."


Purchased by donor in the 1950s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch

English, 1950s


Center back: 73.7 cm (29 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool twill with silk velvet trim; silk satin lining


Textiles and Fashion Arts