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Waistcoat

Description

Pale green waistcoat; shawl collar; three pockets; Cotton back; buckle and tab back closure; six self covered buttons; fabric inserts at waist; cream satin on inside at waistline; single breasted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1845-1850
Inscriptions
1. Stamped on buckle: ""L*P"" 2. Handwritten in pen at back armscye: ""L.P. Blake""
Material
cotton (textile)
lampas (textile material)
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
Hand Stitched
Lampas
lampas (textile material)
Men's clothing
Padded
padding (process)
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
silk (textile)
stitching
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Accession Number
1935.802
GUSN
37983

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