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WAISTCOAT

Description

Ivory; embroidered serpentine floral & foliate garland in polychrome browns, blues & greens with silk thread along front & pocket flaps; single breasted w/ 12 buttons (2 missing); back of cream wool; back closure missing but probably 2 pairs of ties.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1780
Material
embroidering
linen (material)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
wool (textile)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Embroidered
embroidering
festoon (motif)
floral patterns
Garland
Hand Stitched
Linen
linen (material)
Men's clothing
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Wool
wool (textile)
Accession Number
1966.252
GUSN
47364

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