Child's vest

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-54532

Description

This plain white/yellowed cotton vest was cut from one piece of cloth and doubled for thickness but made without shaping. It closes in the front with four buttonholes--buttons removed--and has both a straight hem and neckline. The shoulder straps are simple woven tape attached at the front and back of the shoulders.

Details

Descriptive Terms

vests (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
Adolescents' Clothing
Hand Stitched
Vest

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

6.625 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Anonymous

Accession Number

1947.15