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Call No:
  • 1925.11.1A
  • Man's coat or frock coat
Place of Production/Origin:
  • Green broadcloth wool coat with tall stand-and-fall collar and pointed top lapel has double-breasted front with 14 brass engraved buttons. Flap pockets both sides. Tight-fitting shaped two-piece sleeves end in slit cuff that closes with a plain brass button. Long tails with full pleats, two brass buttons at top, and at lower hem of pleats. Coat lined in glazed blue wool twill. Some moth and wear damage to left tail lining.
  • ca. 1795;
Collection Type:
Object Type:
  • wool plain weave
  • metal buttons
  • wool twill
  • linen plain weave
Research Notes:
  • Called a "Freedom Suit" and traditionally given to a man upon his 21st birthday. This suit descended in the Wickes Family.
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