Morning suit (waistcoat)

about 1931


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

98 cm (38 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.433b

Medium or Technique

Wool cheviot

Not On View

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black forepieces as coat; single breasted, v-front with points; 5-button front closure; 4 welted pockets; black Italian back and tabs with b black rectangular steel buckle marked “Paris, Solide”; gold/blue striped white cotton lining; white pique facings button to v-front. Labelled “Hill Brothers, London Ltd, Frederick Whiley Hilles Esq…”

Provenance

Made by Hill Brothers

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frederick W. Hilles