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Man's waistcoat

English
1720–40


Object Place: England

Dimensions

68 cm (26 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

43.1690

Medium or Technique

Cotton-linen twill

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Foreparts: white cotton linen twill with large-scale embroidered and drawnwork floral motifs at front line, pockets and hemline. Single breasted. Front line slightly cut away from midline with long skirts flared over side vents. 18 buttonholes (no buttons) at front. 2 pocket holes (flaps and pockets missing). Short cotton-linen twill back with short vent. Plain cotton back and linen forepart linings.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection