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Woman's coat

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Woman's coat made of deep navy blue wool gabardine, embroidered at the collar and sleeve cuffs with polychrome chain stitch in patterns of flowers and meandering vines; stand up collar ends in long scarf ends with silk tassels.

Provenance

September, 1975, inherited by the donor; gift to the MFA, September 17, 2008

Credit Line

Gift of Francisca Smith Clark

American, 1920s

Dimensions

Center back: 115.6 cm (45 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2008.718

Medium or Technique

Wool twill embroidered with silk; silk (or rayon) lining

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes