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Man's coat

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Red silk satin embroidered with blue and white silk yarns in floral motif at front line, vent, neck, cuffs, pockets and flaps. Round cuffs, beige silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

105.5 cm (41 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.1680

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes