Tail coat; Adam Smith; Unknown; CR1985.1278

Name/Title

Tail coat

About this object

Black evening tail coat for a man. Body of coat is of a fine woolen fabric and the lapels are silk. The front is short with pointed waist coat style finish with three silk covered buttons and three buttonholes on each side. The cuffs are also finished with three silk covered buttons. The back of the coat fits neatly to the waist and then falls in two pieces to form the tails.

Maker

Adam Smith

Maker Role

Tailor

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

New Zealand, Otago, Dunedin

Medium and Materials

Processed wool
Silk

Inscription and Marks

LADIES & GENTS TAILOR
Adam Smith
DUNEDIN

Measurements

H 970mm x W 500mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Clothing & accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

Textiles

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Evening jackets

Object number

CR1985.1278

Copyright Licence  

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