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Blue silk velvet with two gilt-silver corded medallions with tassels on front, gilt-silver lace trim. Stand-up collar. Irridescent purple lining.

Provenance

Worn by William Dehon (1804-08) of Boston. See 1978.298, portrait Young William Dehon, attributed to Henry Sargent.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. J. Gardner Coolidge

American (probably Boston), about 1808

Object Place

probably Boston, United States

Dimensions

36 x 76 cm (14 3/16 x 29 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.299

Medium or Technique

Silk velvet with gold braid trim and silk lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes