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Brittany Style Vest

Description

Black wool broadcloth; V-shaped neck; wide armscye; trimmed w/ black velvet band & same silver metallic braid as jacket; lined w/ indigo blue twill w/ light & dark flecks; large eyes on both sides at center front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1900
Inscriptions
See 1969.7145.1.
Associated Building
Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.).
Material
cloth
cotton (textile)
metallic (color attribute)
silver (metal)
stitching
thread
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Broadcloth
cloth
Cotton
cotton (textile)
fancy dress
Fancy Dress
Hand Stitched
metallic (color attribute)
silver (metal)
Silver Thread
stitching
thread
Twill
twill
VEST
vests (garments)
Women's clothing
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1969.7145.4
Credit Line
Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman
GUSN
13553
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Title Brittany Style Collar Accession number 1969.7145.8 Notes 1969.7145 .8 COLLAR Relationship Part of set

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