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Man's coat

Plum colored broadcloth embroidered along front, cuffs, collar, pockets, etc. with pale pink blue, green, and white silk in a delicate floral design. Moth eaten and worn

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Mrs. Sarah Scott Binney

French, late 18th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts