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Waistcoat

French


Object Place: France

Dimensions

50 cm (19 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

44.286

Medium or Technique

Silk

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Foreparts: red velour. Single breasted. Stand-up collar. Closed line pointed to center (Hussar cut). Eight brass buttons with thistle marked, “HONI/SOIT OUI/MAL Y/PENSE”; two welted pockets. Maroon silk back, tabs with rectangular brass buckle; slight vent. Glazed linen twill lining with maroon silk at base of foreparts.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection