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Waistcoat

Description

Cream waistcoat; horizontal stripes of tan and black; single breasted; shawl collar; cotton lining and cotton back; Five self-covered buttons; three crescent shaped pockets; pointed waistline; back buckle closure.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1844
Inscriptions
Handwritten in pen on inside watch pocket: ""Abram L. Cutler wedding vest/ Oct. 30th-1844 Lodines (?) 8 PM/Bath Maine/by Mr. Sam F. Di---.""
Material
cotton (textile)
metallic (color attribute)
stitching
thread
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Fiddle Thread
Hand Stitched
marriage
Men's clothing
metallic (color attribute)
stitching
Stripe
stripes
thread
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Accession Number
1923.420
GUSN
29925

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