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Evening coat

Evening coat of scarlet (red) velvet lined with pinkish red crepe. Armholes with wide cuffs, thickly quilted and lined with gray fur, and with long yellow-orange or gold tassel attached. Wide collar composed of stuffed interlocking rings of velvet and lining of gray fur. Closed at neck with a...

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Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Philip Holmes

American, about 1921

Object Place

New York, New York, USA

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Medium or Technique

Fur and velvet


Textiles and Fashion Arts