A pink embroidered long-sleeve jacket

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 2228 RDC/PD/05/01/X/044
  • Dates of Creation
      20th Century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      Generally sound. Signs of tear, stains and discolouration on various parts of the jacket. Also seen are signs of rust on outer and inner jacket caused by metal hook and eyes.

Scope and Content

A pink silk Shantung jacket with floral embroidery patterns at front and back of the garment and contrasting frilled beige chiffon bell sleeves. The jacket is partly hand-stitched, it has a nipped-in waist, a frilled collar of beige chiffon, same fabric also features on the bell sleeves from elbow to cuffs. The garment is lined and fastens at front with twelve sets of metal hook and eyes, and includes an inner elasticated belt complemented with metal hook and eyes.

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