WAISTCOAT

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1780-1820

GUSN

GUSN-13199

Description

Cream; embroidered w/ polychrome silk threads in chainstitch; realistic floral bouquet "growing" out of pocket w/ roots below; 2 pockets w/ flaps embroidered in delicate design. Single breasted w/ 13 buttons; standing collar; 3 pairs of ties; back is open.

Details

Descriptive Terms

waistcoats (garments)
embroidering
stitching
silk (textile)
taffeta
twill
floral patterns
Men's clothing
Silk Twill
Hand Stitched
Embroidered
Bouquet
WAISTCOAT

Inscription

Handwritten in ink at neck: ""Mrs. Atkinson""

Additional Identification Number

1983.6 A

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Loaned for exhibit to China Trade Museum, 1/83.

Accession Number

1983.6