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WAISTCOAT

Description

Ivory; white lining & back; shawl collar; single breasted w/ 6 buttons; 3 pockets; 2 darts at waist; waist lined w/ tan leather; fitted; buckle & tab closure; whitework embroidery in satin stitch & French knots.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Stamped on buckle: ""L*P""
Location of origin
China
Material
cotton (textile)
leather
padding (process)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
whitework
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
Hand Stitched
Leather
leather
Men's clothing
Padded
padding (process)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Tree
trees
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Wedding
weddings
whitework
Whitework
Accession Number
1964.51M
GUSN
13197

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