Wool, velvet, silk
overall: 38 x 16 x 3 in.
Navy wool double-breasted frock coat with a black velvet collar, pointed lapels with black trim and two rows of three black silk covered buttons up the front; fitted body with a full knee-length skirt, split up the back to the waist; slit pocket at the waist and an angled placard pocket at the breast; black trim around the opening and around the cuffs; lined with black silk.
This frock coat is part of the wedding outfit of Leverett Hyslop Sage, who married Maria Anderson, May 10, 1854.
Gift of Miss Jennie A. Sage
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