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Boy's jacket

Theatrical boy's jacket possibly in style about 1805. White figured black silk velvet. Stand-up collar. Twp tabs at neck closure. Covered button wrist closure. Front closure. Two small pockets near hem. Unbleached linen and blue wool linings.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Western European, 1840–1900

Object Place

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Medium or Technique

Silk; velvet


Textiles and Fashion Arts