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Waistcoat

Description

Black waistcoat with white and brown lining; Brown back; turnover collar; single breasted with seven self covered buttons; Two pockets; natural waist; Four pairs hand sewn eyes with lacing (back closure); padded shoulders.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1826
Inscriptions
Woven into fabric: portrait of John Adams w/ ""ADAMS"" woven underneath bust.
Material
cotton (textile)
damask
padding (process)
silk (textile)
stitching
weaving
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
damask
Floral
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
Leaf
Men's clothing
oak leaf (motif)
Padded
padding (process)
Serpentine
serpentine (shape)
silk (textile)
stitching
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
weaving
Woven
Accession Number
1966.67
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Frank A. Thurber
GUSN
47312

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