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Medium:
Medium: wool, silk, cotton Technique: woven, embroidered
Dimensions:
H x W: 70 x 55 cm (27 9/16 x 21 5/8 in.)
Type:
costume & accessories
Jacket
Made in:
India
Date:
early 20th century
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Short jacket of black wool solidly covered in geometric decoration, largely embroidered, in bright wool of red, orange, green, bright blue, and white. The jacket is comprised of perpendicular panels that are divided by bands of orange embroidery. The coat has been re-cut to fit the donor. Lined with red silk over original lining of cotton.
Credit Line:
Gift of Mabel Choate
Accession Number:
1949-21-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq43cf5f5eb-9714-418b-8582-783f4c1215fb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1949-21-1