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Jacket, Vest and Tie

Description

Tailcoat jacket- Black wool broadcloth; double-breasted with 10 satin covered ball buttons; waistlength in front; long, straight sleeves; long tails with 2 covered buttons at center back waist; back and tails lined with qulited black silk twill; satin collar loops; cream silk lining sleeves horizontal pocket inside left front; long vertical pocket lined with cream cotton twill inside each tail. Vest- Black satin front; shawl collar; 6 small satin covered buttons in front placket; 3 horizontal pockets: 1 at chest, 2 at waist, left and right-- all lined with glazed brown linen; bakc of glazed brown linen half belt at back waist with with metal buckle; lined with white cotton twill; front hem faced with leather. Tie- Ivory satin with ivory silk crocheted (?) face; square ends, tapered body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1870
Material
cloth
cotton (textile)
crocheting
glazing (coating)
leather
linen (material)
machine-made
quilting
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Broadcloth
cloth
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Crocheted
glazing (coating)
Hand Stitched
JACKET
jackets (garments)
Leather
leather
Linen
linen (material)
machine-made
Men's clothing
Possibly crocheting
Quilted
quilting
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
tin (metal)
Tin Glazed
Twill
twill
vests (garments)
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1993.323.1-3
Credit Line
Gift of Weston Historical Society
GUSN
12030

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