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Man's waistcoat

American
19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

52 cm (20 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

53.221

Medium or Technique

Woven cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s waistcoat of white cotton with minute elongated all-over lozenge in fancy weave, waistcoat short waisted, slightly pointed in center front, buttoned down center front, two slash pockets on left, one on right, roll back collar, edges of fronts and roll back collar embroidered with white thread in design of grape vine; a number of small brown stains; fronts lined with white cotton, back of double thinckness of white cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates