Right front of man's waistcoat

French
1780–1800


Object Place: France

Dimensions

60 x 27 cm (23 5/8 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2465

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk tambour embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White satin ground with large spray of roses, forget-me-nots and other flowers with pendent flowering streamers; floral sprays over background and closely spaced in lower border; violets on oval pocket flap; buttonholes outlined with black, but never cut; four buttons present; several worn places and stains.

Credit Line

Special Textile Fund