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Catalog Number 1985.82.230
Object Name Jacket
Title Brown Melton Jacket with Fur Trim
Date circa 1935
Year Range from 1930
Year Range to 1940
Description Brown melton jacket, with fur (possibly beaver) collar and band around bottom, long sleeves with 3 buttons on each. Two small pockets, one on each side of front. Two bands of ornamental stitching around lower part of coat, above the band of fur. Closed with 3 bound buttonholes and 3 buttons with incised diamond pattern. Fourth button on collar closed with black cord loop. Brown sateen lining with pattern of flowers in pink, blue, green and yellow. Bottom of sleeve is very small - could it possible have been a child's coat?
Coat appears to be home-made.
People Byerly, Alpheus E. (Dr.)
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Dimensions W-33 L-72.5 cm