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Evening jacket
Evening jacket
House Of:
Designer:
Date:
1998
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Silk Gros De Tours, Metal Purl, And Silk Embroidery Floss
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
2007.34.1
Acquisition Date:
2007-06-21
Credit Line:

Gift of Mr. Thomas L. Kempner

Exhibition History:

Nan Kempner: American Chic, 2007

Collarless evening jacket of ivory silk gros de Tours embroidered with metal purl and silk embroidery floss: 3/4 length; long sleeves; conter front snap closure embellished with false embroidered buttons; small horizontal welt pockets at hip; center front, neckline, and hem bordered with gold purl embroidery; polychrome silk embroidered vases and floriate forms on sleeves and body.