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Man's waistcoat

French
late 18th century


Object Place: France

Dimensions

52.5 cm (20 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.458

Medium or Technique

Silk; Embroidered

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s waistcoat; pale green silk fancy cloth (ribbed); fronts embroidered around edges with pink and green silks and silver sequins in chain stitch, in design of minute flowering vine; fronts faced with white silk fancy twill; fronts lined with and back made of glazed linen; some small brown stains.

Credit Line

Gift of Gordon Abbott, Mrs. George L. Batchelder, Jr. and Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop