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Call #:
1895.4.3A
Title:
Frock Coat
Collection type:
Costume
Author/Creator :
  • maker not researched
  • Date:
    ca. 1788
    Object type:
    3: Personal Artifacts; Clothing, Outerwear; Coat
    Materials:
    wool plain weave
    wool twill
    buttons
    Place of production/origin:
    United States,
    Description:
    Brown wool plain weave men's three piece suit, of which A is the coat. Long coat with stiff collar, six large disk covered buttons down front and long squared back and bottom edge. Flap pockets either side. The interior is partially lined in brown wool twill with linen plain weave in areas.
    Dimensions:
    Height:47 in x Width:16 in
    --or--
    Height:119.4 cm x Width:40.7 cm
    Notes/Special Measurements:24 inch sleeves
    Subjects:
    Arnold, Sion
    Research Notes:
    Belonged to Sion Arnold.
    Provenance:
    Gift of James R. Dorrance , 1895-12-09
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