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Man's dress waistcoat

American
late 19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

42 x 47 cm (16 9/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.1187

Medium or Technique

Silk faille (warp-faced plain weave) with silk plain weave lining; silk embroidery, needlework buttons, and cording

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A man’s short dress waistcoat of white silk faille, deep cut “V” neck with very short area for buttons, fastened with small black silk embroidered buttons, roll back collar, all edges finished with black silk cord, small bount slash pocket in each front, back and lining of white china silk

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mrs. Horatio Appleton Lamb