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Child's ensemble in two parts (coat and pants)

Boy's blue double-breasted knee-length coat with six buttons and two pockets with flaps on the front. The collar is inset with velvet and the back of the coat has a box pleat and half belt with two buttons at center back. The coat's blue/black lining has two more buttons. Label: "Rowes/of...

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Provenance

Purchased by donor in the 1950s. Gift to MFA December 13, 2006.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart C. Welch

Boy's ensemble in two parts (coat)

English, 1950s

Dimensions

Coat: Center back: 58.4 cm (23 in.) Pants: Overall (inseam): 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.2000.1-2

Medium or Technique

Coat: Wool twill with silk vetvet; silk satin lining; plastic buttons. Pants: Wool twill; cotton twill lining; metal zipper.

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes