Waistcoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1876-1900

GUSN

GUSN-7286

Description

Red velveteen waistcoat; long--similar to 18th C. costume; no collar; three gilt buttons; cut away waist; two pockets with flaps; back section and lining of red dotted cambric (also used in coat); buckle and strap closure at back; front sections are padded from shoulder to hem.

Details

Descriptive Terms

waistcoats (garments)
cotton (textile)
stitching
printing (process)
velveteen
dots
fancy dress
Men's clothing
Velveteen
Cambric
Hand Stitched
Transfer Printed
Dotted
Fancy Dress
WAISTCOAT

Label

In exhibit at The Long Island Museum, Long Island, New York: "Improving the Past, The Colonial Revival on Long Island" from April 26, 2001 - November 18, 2001.

Inscription

Pencil notes in file: 1) ""Pere Cot's New Bedford Costume"". 2) (in script:) ""Pater's New Bedford Costumes"".

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Suit Accession Number 1969.7143.1-3

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Clothing--Outerwear

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.7142.3