Man's waistcoat

American (Connecticut (?))
1845–60


Object Place: USA

Dimensions

53.5 cm (21 1/16 in.) center back

Accession Number

1979.241

Medium or Technique

Silk, cotton; satin

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black silk satin foreparts. Double breasted, straight cut; turn-down collar, V-notch lapels; 2 welted pockets; 12 small covered buttons. Brown cotton back, base of foreparts lining and tabs with black painted steel handle-with-crossbar buckle. Ecru cotton lining.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart F. Brown