Shannon Rodgers. Evening coat, ca. 1968. American. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Jerry Silverman, Inc., 1969 (2009.300.481a, b) Fur Coats, White Foxes, Vintage Fashion, Winter Wonderland, Shannon Rodgers, Winter Coats, Vintage Fur, Foxes Fur, Metropolitan Museums
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Evening coat, Worth, ca. 1890. Silk and feathers. This represents what the House of Worth was originally known for, elegant simplicity. The most interesting feature of this coat is the way the feathers have been carefully applied to mimic Persian lamb.