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Overjacket
(c. 1880)

Medium
silk
Measurements
89.5 cm (centre back) 47.0 cm (sleeve length)
Place/s of Execution
England
Inscription
none
Accession Number
D499-1974
Department
International Fashion and Textiles
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
The Schofield Collection. Purchased with the assistance of a special grant from the Government of Victoria, 1974
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Black grosgrain jacket, button front fastening, trimmed at cuffs, hem and through cnetrfront with lace, chenille trim and beads. Bow at each sleeve and centrefront. Chenille trim through centre back. Very sloped sholder line.