Waistcoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1826

GUSN

GUSN-47312

Description

Black waistcoat with white and brown lining; Brown back; turnover collar; single breasted with seven self covered buttons; Two pockets; natural waist; Four pairs hand sewn eyes with lacing (back closure); padded shoulders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

waistcoats (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
padding (process)
silk (textile)
damask
weaving
floral patterns
oak leaf (motif)
serpentine (shape)
Men's clothing
Cotton
Padded
Hand Stitched
Woven
Serpentine
Floral
Leaf
WAISTCOAT

Inscription

Woven into fabric: portrait of John Adams w/ ""ADAMS"" woven underneath bust.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Frank A. Thurber

Accession Number

1966.67