Man's suit in three part (waistcoat)
57 cm (22 7/16 in.)
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Black/white and blue plaid worsted. Coat (a): single breasted, notched lapels (buttonhole on left), rolled collar; gray marbled plastic buttons (3 at front closure, 4 at slit cuffs); three wool pockets (2 flapped, 1 welted); padded natural shoulders; gray rayon (?) partial lining with 2 pockets, striped black/red on white sleeve linings. Waistcoat (b): single breasted, V-front with points; 6-button front closure; 4 welted pockets; striped lining, gray rayon back, straps with blue steel buckle. Trousers (c): pleated, cuffed; 7-button fly closure; cotton pockets (3 front, 2 back), six brace buttons; seven belt carriers. Labels: “Yriart and Cia, Montevideo” and “…5/11/57.”
Made for Jefferson Patterson (1891-1977), American ambassador. A/D December 1978, ratified by V/C January 10, 1979.
Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Patterson