Women's Vest

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1865

GUSN

GUSN-53065

Description

Women's yellow silk damask vest with yellow and white flowers. White cotton lining; standing collar; two pockets; single breasted; thirteen buttons; two darts (waist - breast); back originally had boning; altered - seams "let out"; inserts at waist.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vests (garments)
stitching
lampas (textile material)
padding (process)
cotton (textile)
polish (coating)
silk (textile)
floral patterns
Vest
Women's clothing
Hand Stitched
Silk
Cambric
Vest

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1942.575