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Waistcoat

American
late 18th to early 19th century


Dimensions

66 cm (26 in.); Legacy dimension: .66 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment

Accession Number

02.10

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Stripes of violet silk and bright green satin. Made double breasted and with small bands of a similar material. Lined with a coarse white cotton. Once the property of Dr. Elnathan Johnson, a surgeon in the U. S. Navy.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection