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Frock suit (waistcoat)

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Man's coat: coat and waistcoat (no breeches), brown velvet; coat (a): high roll back collar, self-covered buttons, sleeves with turned back cuffs, pockets with flaps, full pleated skirt, made of four panels, skirt open in middle of back, other two slits fastened with buttons; middle of back and...

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Credit Line

Gift of Benjamin Joy

American, 1775–1800

Object Place

America

Dimensions

L (coat): 115.0 cm L (waistcoat): 66.0 cm

Accession Number

55.452b

Medium or Technique

Brown silk velvet; linen

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes