Cape coat w/scalloped collar & sleeves

Object Number: 
INV.7442
Date: 
1820-1890
Medium: 
Linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 57 x 28 in. ( 144.8 x 71.1 cm )
Description: 
Woman's ankle length brown linen day coat; high scalloped collar; wide "pagoda sleeves," narrow at shoulder expanding to a wide opening with scalloped cuffs; four round linen covered buttons down the chest; two scalloped pockets at the hips with buttons at each of the corners; very wide full skirt (to accommodate hoops or crinoline).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group