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Man's waistcoat

French
about 1830


Object Place: Provence, France

Dimensions

51 cm (20 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.680

Medium or Technique

Wool, twill

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Foreparts: white glazed ribbed wool with vertical zig-zags printed with alternating floral motifs and butterflies (red, green, gold) in clouds of blue dots. Single breasted. Shawl collar. V-line pointed to center (Hussar cut). 4 floral domed brass buttons. 2 welted pockets. Napped wool twill back, lining; tabs with 6 eyelets.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection