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WAISTCOAT

Description

Black velvet leaves w/ blue center; lighter ground; shawl collar; double breasted w/ 4 pairs buttons w/ check design; natural waistline (lined w/ leather); white lining w/ blue check pattern; brown back w/ buckle & tab closure; high at center back waist; 3 pockets.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1860
Inscriptions
Handwritten in ink on inside, lower right: ""36/Bad""
Material
cotton (textile)
foliation (pattern)
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
leather
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Checked
checker pattern
Circle
Cotton
cotton (textile)
foliation (pattern)
Hand Stitched
Leaf
leaf (metal)
leaf (plant material)
leather
Leather
Men's clothing
Padded
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
Velvet
velvet (fabric weave)
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Accession Number
1939.638
GUSN
40375

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