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Man's waistcoat

French(?)
about 1840–50


Object Place: France(?)

Dimensions

58 cm (22 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

43.693

Medium or Technique

Embroidered wool

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Foreparts: green wool embroidered with yellow/brown and green in floral motif. Single breasted. Shawl collar pointed to center (Hussar cut). Padded chest. 5 domed brass buttons. 2 welted pockets. Silesia (brown glazed linen) back, tabs with rectangular steel buckle, slight vent. Yellow linen lining with silesia trim.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection