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Women's Vest

Description

Women's yellow silk damask vest with yellow and white flowers. White cotton lining; standing collar; two pockets; single breasted; thirteen buttons; two darts (waist - breast); back originally had boning; altered - seams "let out"; inserts at waist.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1865
Material
cotton (textile)
lampas (textile material)
padding (process)
polish (coating)
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing; Main Garments
Descriptive terms
Cambric
cotton (textile)
floral patterns
Hand Stitched
lampas (textile material)
padding (process)
polish (coating)
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
Vest
vests (garments)
Women's clothing
Accession Number
1942.575
GUSN
53065

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