jacket (clothing: outerwear)

Velvet jacket. Short sleeveless, open in the front with hooks and eye fastener, one pair of pockets and one left breast pocket on the front, the border edged in gold thread. Black velvet with flower designs in multicoloured silks. A pair of gold thread crescent embroidered designs on the back. Part of a costume, bought in a bazaar in Peshawar before World War I, by donor’s father.
Length 29 in.
Width (at shoulder) 13.7 in.

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