Girl's jacket of black silk brocade; short fitted waist and flaring hem; slit up the sides; hem and slits edged with narrow bands of red and blue applique; sewn with patterned green and red stitches; hemmed on the inside with coarse cotton, dyed blue; neck opening ornamented with applied bands of silk and cotton in red, green, white, and yellow; applied embroidery-like ornament of stiff stencil-cut material wrapped with silk thread; sleeves hemmed with silk brocade, dyed purple; blue cotton strip runs length of each sleeve; ties to fasten at interior (left) and at neck opening (two ties at right).
Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
|1900.1.1225 || - || Other Number|
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