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Waistcoat

Description

Ivory waistcoat, white lining and back; Shawl collar; three pockets; single breasted with six self covered buttons; fitted, lowered waistline lined with tan leather; buckle and tab back closure; leaf design.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1846
Inscriptions
1. Stamped on buckle: ""L.B.(arrow)B."" 2. Note in pocket: ""A wedding waistcoat - Mrs. H.H. Ahrnke""
Material
cotton (textile)
damask
leather
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
tabby (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
damask
floral patterns
foliation (pattern)
Geometric Floral
Hand Stitched
leaf (plant material)
Leather
leather
Leaves
Men's clothing
Novelty Weave
Padded
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
stylization
tabby (textile)
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Wedding
weddings
Accession Number
1940.891
GUSN
40759
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