French 19th-Century Fur-Lined Coat

$650.00
An antique, late 19th-Century (c. 1870-1890) French coat in black wool, lined in black fur (very soft, possibly sheared beaver). Military style: stand collar, passementerie frog front closures with tassels; passementerie side pockets with tassels; passementerie at the cuffs. (Missing one pocket and one front tassel.) More passementerie inside as a cord for wearing as a cape. Fur in very good shape, with just a small patch of wear on one side. Wool also in good shape, with a 1 mm hole. A slight A-line shape (to go over wide skirts). Measurements (outside -- additional fur padding inside):

Shoulders: 16 1/2"
Length: 29"
Sleeve: 24"
Bust: 36"