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WAISTCOAT

Description

Black; embroidered with black thread, satin stitch, bizarre silk/lace pattern; no collar; pocket flaps; never meant to be buttoned- open, no button holes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1750
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
taffeta
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
floral patterns
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Men's clothing
silk (textile)
stitching
stylization
taffeta
Taffeta
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Accession Number
1928.158
GUSN
31957

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