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Man's waistcoat

French(?)
about 1840–60


Object Place: France(?)

Dimensions

51.5 cm (20 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.679

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Foreparts: white silk embroidered in white and appliqued velvet in floral and “buta” (cone) motifs. Single breasted. Shawl collar. V-line straight cut. 5 covered domed buttons. 2 welted pockets. White linen back and lining, tabs with rectangular steel buckle.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection