Frock Coat

Object number
D188
Date
1800 – 1850
Description
Olive green fulled wool frock coat. Single breasted with 4 silver-colored metallic buttons (5/8 in.) Breast lined in brown twill and skirt in badly damaged blue green plain weave cotton. Two slanted slit pockets in skirt. One slanted slit pocket on PL breast. Two functional buttons on each sleeve cuff. Shaped sleeves. Skirt hem is unfinished edge. Two buttons on back of skirt with remnant of black fabric covering; front buttons likely covered with same fabric.
Materials
wool
cotton
Object Type
frock coats