Man's waistcoat

American
19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

55 x 46 cm (21 5/8 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.218

Medium or Technique

Linen with cotton back, cotton and cotton twill lining, mother of pearl buttons, and ink inscription

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A man’s waistcoat with fronts of heavy white linen, roll back collar, turned back lapels, designed to be buttoned from either side, double breasted, waist length, two slash pockets on each side, lined with white cotton, backs of heavy white cotton twill; I. C. Inches written in ink on back tab.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates