LOT 503 GENTS FRENCH COURT SUIT COAT and WAISTCOAT, 1774-1793.
Coat of purple devore velvet with high stand collar, deep pocket flaps and cuffs, back pleats, lavishly embroidered with silk polychrome exotic floral, silk and linen lining, matching waistcoat in cream silk having matching embroidery in variant colors, underarm pockets and flap pockets at hemline, silk lining, both with embroidered buttons throughout. Coat, Ch-36, Sh-14 1/2, Slv-28, L-44 (buttonholes frayed, some wear at cuffs, few small tears to lining, insignificant embroidery losses). Waistcoat, Ch-40, L-23 (enlarged in back, light soiling around buttons, minor edge wear). Excellent. MMA. $15,600Read More