Dress coat: blue

Object Number: 
INV.11805
Date: 
1790-1820
Medium: 
Silk, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 42 x 23 x 3 in. ( 106.7 x 58.4 x 7.6 cm )
Description: 
Double-breasted blue silk dress coat; front panels end at waist with a square "cut in", the coat-tails begin at this space and wrap back around the leg; pockets in the tails at the hip; rounded collar notched and dropped into the lapels; double row of five silk covered buttons; sleeves puffed at shoulder and taper to a two button cuff; jacket lined with a white and red stiped cotton; tails lined with black silk.
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Creative: Tronvig Group