Waistcoat

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1838

GUSN

GUSN-787

Description

Cream silk front waistcoat [A] with cotton lining and back; Six buttons; "M" notched revers; two pockets; straight side seams; waistline dips slightly; back closure; three pairs cotton twill ties; single breasted. [B= Silk Collar]

Details

Descriptive Terms

waistcoats (garments)
cotton (textile)
cloth
stitching
satin
silk (textile)
weddings
Men's clothing
Silk
Grosgrain
Hand Stitched
Satin
Wedding
WAISTCOAT

Inscription

Handwritten at center back, both inside and out. ""Wedding vest - January 1, 1839."" Outside: ""John A. Richardson Ist. January 1, 1838.""

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1926.735AB

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