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Waistcoat

Description

Cream silk front waistcoat [A] with cotton lining and back; Six buttons; "M" notched revers; two pockets; straight side seams; waistline dips slightly; back closure; three pairs cotton twill ties; single breasted. [B= Silk Collar]

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1838
Inscriptions
Handwritten at center back, both inside and out. ""Wedding vest - January 1, 1839."" Outside: ""John A. Richardson Ist. January 1, 1838.""
Material
cloth
cotton (textile)
satin
silk (textile)
stitching
Object type
Clothing--Outerwear
Descriptive terms
cloth
cotton (textile)
Grosgrain
Hand Stitched
Men's clothing
Satin
satin
Silk
silk (textile)
stitching
WAISTCOAT
waistcoats (garments)
Wedding
weddings
Accession Number
1926.735AB
GUSN
787
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