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Man's coat

Black broadcloth embroidered with polychrome floss silk yarns in loral motif at front line, ents, collar, cuffs, pockets and flaps, buttons. High stand-up collar, round cuffs with three buttons, heavily padded upper chest and back white silk lining.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1775–1800

Object Place

France

Accession Number

43.1675

Medium or Technique

Embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes