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WAISTCOAT

Description

Burgundy with pink and green brocaded leaf and uncut velvet leaf with stem; shawl collar; 3 pairs jewelled buttons with ring clasp; 3 pockets; waist slightly rounded; white twill lining; brown twill back with buckle and tab closure; double breasted; decorative brass and glass buttons.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1859
Material
brocade (textile)
cotton (textile)
leather
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
velvet (fabric weave)
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Brocade
brocade (textile)
Cotton
cotton (textile)
day (time of day)
Day Wear
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
Leather
leather
marriage
Matrimony
Men's clothing
Novelty Weave
Padded
padding (process)
scrolling foliage
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Walking Wear
weaving
winter
Accession Number
1924.696
GUSN
30371

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