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Man's waistcoat

French(?)
about 1840–50


Object Place: France(?)

Dimensions

55 cm (21 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.683

Medium or Technique

Silk twill

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Foreparts: black silk velvet figured with purple and pink silk. Single breasted. Shawl collar. V-line pointed to center (Hussar cut). 5 brass buttons with pink foil decoration. 2 welted pockets. Dark green glazed linen twill back, tabs with black painted steel handle-without-crossbar buckle; slight vent. Natural linen twill lining, dark green at base of foreparts.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection