Waistcoat

French
1790–1800


Dimensions

73 cm (28 3/4 in.); Legacy dimension: .73 from the shoulder to the bottom of the garment

Accession Number

01.115

Medium or Technique

Silk; colored white silk, embroidered with gold thread and spangles

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Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Colored white silk, on which is embroidered with pink, red, yellow and light green silk, gold thread and spangles, a powder of small fruit and triangular forms and narrow vine-like borders.

Credit Line

Gift of Robert C. Winthrop