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A man's waistcoat

American
18th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

59.5 cm (23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.1975

Medium or Technique

Silk; Twill

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A man’s waistcoat of black silk twill; standing collar, square cut across bottom, slash pocket on each side of front, buttoned with small self covered buttons, back of dark gray cotton (originally black?), lined with white cotton, now much yellowed, a number of cracks and breaks, several darned places.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Fowler and Professor Harold North Fowler