Men's coat and waistcoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1770-1790

GUSN

GUSN-35679

Description

Men's red wool felt coat lined with red silk. Turnover collar, no revers. Nine metal buttons with two working buttonholes (other holes are false.). Coat has two pockets with pointed flaps. Simple cuffs with lace ruffles at wrist. Single breasted waistcoat [b] of red wool felt lined with red silk. Wool back panel with vents at sides and back. Twelve metal buttons and twelve working buttonholes. Waistcoat has two pockets with pointed flaps.

Details

Descriptive Terms

coats (garments)
waistcoats (garments)
ensembles (costume)
cloth
stitching
linen (material)
silk (textile)
twill
wool (textile)
weddings
Men's clothing
Silk
Linen
Wool
Twill
Hand Stitched
Wedding
Ensemble

Additional Identification Number

1933.488A-B

Related Items

Title Accession Number

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing -- Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry P. Spaulding

Accession Number

1933.488AB