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Waistcoat

Description

Black waistcoat with white cotton lining; Brown twill back with back closure of three pairs handsewn eyes and lacing; Standing collar; three pockets; lowered waistline with leather inside waist; single breasted; boned ties at back.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1835-1855
Inscriptions
Handwritten in brown ink on inside left shoulder: ""P.L. (?) Jackson""
Material
cotton (textile)
padding (process)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
Men's clothing
Padded
padding (process)
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
Twill
Victorian
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Accession Number
1921.116
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. F. C. Shattuck
GUSN
29313

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