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Woman's coat

Black clutch coat with velvet collar and two slit pockets. Seaming along back with two pleats at upper back for added fullness. Interior lined in black silk, labeled: "Digby Morton/London."

Provenance

By 2010, with Leslie Verrinder, Tin Tin Collectables, London, UK; purchased from Verrinder by Mr. Frederic Sharf; gift of Sharf to the MFA (Accession date: January 26, 2011)

Credit Line

Gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf

English, 1950s

Object Place

England

Dimensions

Center back: 119.4 cm (47 in.)

Accession Number

2010.1421

Medium or Technique

Wool twill (?) weave, felted; velvet; silk satin weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes