Coat

Object number
46.6.001
Creator
F.J. Heiberger & Son Incorporated
Date
October 20 1924
Description
Navy blue U.S. military jacket dated to 1924. Possibly U.S. Marine Corps based on button insignia. 5 large gold buttons down center front. One smaller gold button on each epaulet. 2 large flap front pockets on each breast closed with gold buttons. 2 large flap front pockets on front below waist seam closed with gold buttons. Collar lined with cotton, body lined in gray and black faille, sleeves lined in cream fabric with blue stripes. "X15" stamped in black inside PR sleeve. "Heiberger. 3 Generations. Washington, D.C." label near front placket on PL breast. Label inside welt pocket inside PL breast "F.J. Heiberger & Son. Incorporated. Washington, D.C. Major H.H. Utley, 3 5 67 10-20-24." 2 metal hooks on back act as belt loops.
Materials
cotton
wool
Credit Line
Gift of Elton Manuel
Object Types
military uniforms, coats (garments)