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Men's coat and waistcoat

Description

Men's red wool felt coat lined with red silk. Turnover collar, no revers. Nine metal buttons with two working buttonholes (other holes are false.). Coat has two pockets with pointed flaps. Simple cuffs with lace ruffles at wrist. Single breasted waistcoat [b] of red wool felt lined with red silk. Wool back panel with vents at sides and back. Twelve metal buttons and twelve working buttonholes. Waistcoat has two pockets with pointed flaps.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1790
Material
cloth
linen (material)
silk (textile)
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing -- Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cloth
coats (garments)
Ensemble
ensembles (costume)
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Men's clothing
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Twill
twill
waistcoats (garments)
Wedding
weddings
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1933.488AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding
GUSN
35679
Related Items
Notes 1933.488 B WAISTCOAT Relationship Used togethe

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