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Military Waistcoat

Description

Red military waistcoat with no collar; Ten silver thread covered buttons and buttonholes; One hole at wrist; no cuffs; cut away at waist; white and brown lining; Two pockets with pointed flaps; open at sides and back waist - hem; single breasted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1776-1799
Material
linen (material)
stitching
twill
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
armed forces
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Men's clothing
Military
military uniforms
stitching
Twill
twill
UNIFORM, MILITARY
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1963.16
Credit Line
Gift of the New England Historic and Genealogical Society
GUSN
46708

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