Light green silk brocade coatdress; 14th century Italian "Bizarre" pattern in black, brown, green, pink, and beige, outlined in gold metallic thread; hidden button front closure; large self-fabric covered buttons on sleeves and pocket tabs; princess line; very large skirt; attached black silk taffeta lined ascot; motifs are perfectly matched across seams; mini length.
Detail of bodice with ascot undone and to the sides (Object ID #2002.84.01)
Donor: Charles Kleibacker
Is Part Of
Object ID #2002.84.01
Clothing and dress
Galanos, James, “Coatdress,” Mount Mary University Digital Collections, accessed October 1, 2023, https://digitalcollections.mtmary.edu/items/show/3589.