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A jacket of black wool twill

High round collar, buttoned down center front, back cut slightly shaped and flaring toward bottom, fronts flare to bottom, long bell shaped sleeves, embroidered all-over largely with black silk braid in part with black silk yarn in highly stylized linear floral design with occasional sprays...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Emma E. Porter

American, About 1865

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Medium or Technique

Wool, twill


Textiles and Fashion Arts