Waistcoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1850-1859

GUSN

GUSN-53066

Description

Black velvet printed waistcoat with serpentine stem (cream) bearing medium scale cream and red floral spray; Shawl collar; double breasted with four pairs of buttons (all removed except one in pocket); rounded waistline; cotton lining and back; brown twill under collar and inside buttonholes; back closure of two pairs of ties.

Details

Descriptive Terms

waistcoats (garments)
cotton (textile)
twill
polish (coating)
stitching
velvet (fabric weave)
floral patterns
serpentine (shape)
Men's clothing
Cotton, Polished
Silk Twill
Hand Stitched
Serpentine
Floral
WAISTCOAT

Inscription

Stamped on back of button: ""T. Scott & Co. Waterbury""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1942.576