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Fronts of man's waistcoat (one of two)

French
1780–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

55 x 48.6 cm (21 5/8 x 19 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.1169b

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk tambour embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Fronts of man’s waistcoat; dark green satin background; pocket flaps, front opening edges and buttons in daisy and other minute floral motifs; lower borders in design of hunter, with dog, aiming at bird; design worked with polychrome pastel silks in chain stitch; mounted with front buttoned together.

Credit Line

Gift of Horace Morison