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WAISTCOAT

Description

Forest green; white lining; green (changeable) back w/ buckle & tab closure; shawl collar; 6 self covered buttons; 4 pockets (one is inside, breast); slightly lowered waist w/ leather lining; gussets at waist; single breasted.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1856-1870
Inscriptions
Stamp on buckle: ""1856""
Material
cotton (textile)
leather
machine-made
padding (process)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Hand Stitched
leather
Leather
machine-made
Men's clothing
Padded
padding (process)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Accession Number
1947.284
GUSN
54612

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