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Man's waistcoat

American
19th century


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

55 cm (21 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.224

Medium or Technique

Silk; weaving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

A man’s waistcoat, of light blue silk, background in ribbed cloth weave; design of small-scale serpentines in satin weave with outlines and sprays of flowers to side in secondary darker blue weft; roll back collar, two slash pockets on left front, one on right, back of tan cotton sateen, lined with white cambric.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates