Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900

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Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
  • Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
  • Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
  • Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
  • Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
  • Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900

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Description

A full length red wool coat, with full sleeves and a short standing velvet collar evoking a collarless effect. Decorative applied silk cord scrolls, also known as soutache, appear at the front yoke, across the back shoulders, and at the cuffs. Three silk covered buttons with a crocheted lace overlay compliment the scroll-work. The inside of the coat is fully lined in cream silk, with lace finished edges. The coat is associated with Mary A. (King) Scrimgeour of Lewiston.

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About This Item

  • Title: Mary King Scrimgeour's collarless coat, Lewiston, ca. 1900
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Town: Lewiston
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: wool, silk, cotton
  • Local Code: 1996.32.18
  • Collection: Costume collection
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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