Frock Coat

Object number
99.3.36
Date
19th century
Description
Black wool frock coat with black silk lining. Double breasted with waist seam. Black grosgrain on wide, notched revers. Three fabric covered buttons on each cuff. Buttonholes in revers near notch. Relatively narrow skirt with slit in center back to waist. Extra padding on back of jacket with parallel rows of stitches through padding and lining. Sleeves lined with cream and blue striped fabric. 1 large welt pocket inside PL breast. 1 large and 1 small welt pocket inside PR breast.
Materials
silk
wool
Object Type
frock coats