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Boy's coat

Open down front with incorporated waistcoat fronts of same black velvet fastened with small steel buttons, high round neck with narrow turned back collar, lined with black sateen, sleeves lined with purple and gray striped twill, woven label in neck: A. W. Stearns and Co., Lawrence, Mass.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Rebecca W. McLanathan

American, Fourth quarter 19th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk, cotton, velvet, twill, sateen


Textiles and Fashion Arts