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WAISTCOAT

Description

Black satin; single breasted; shawl collar; front placket; darts; rounded natural waist lined with black leather; 4 self covered buttons; white cotton lining; brown glazed cotton back; buckle and tab back closure; collar lined with brown cotton.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1858
Inscriptions
Handwritten in pencil on inside, right side: ""1858""
Material
cotton (textile)
machine-made
padding (process)
polishing
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
dots
Dotted
floral patterns
Floral Trail
Hand Stitched
machine-made
Men's clothing
Padded
padding (process)
Polished
polishing
satin
Satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Accession Number
1923.768
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. D. P. Abercrombie
GUSN
30100

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