Another photo from Tilde
Posted by JennieC on December 22, 1997 at 18:18:10:
Man's gala-suit. Consists of Coat, waistcoat and breeches. Mauve velvet (silk-velvet), waistcoat of white silk. Gold and silver embroidery. Worn by the Danish ambassador to France - Christopher Wilhelm Dreyer - at the coronation of Emperor Napoleon I. Made for that occasion.The coat has no button-holes but is held toghether with two hooks and mallets. 1804. Museum-number 2161/1967.
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