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Waistcoat

Object Number: 
1953.102
Date: 
1750-1800
Medium: 
Silk, linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 26 x 16 in. ( 66 x 40.6 cm )
Description: 
Waistcoat with heavily embroidered white silk front panels; all over striped floral pattern in pink, red, blue, purple, green, white and teal thread; border of teal, purple and a large floral design along the standing collar, garment opening, base and on the two ogee shaped pockets at the waistline; eight flower embroidered silk covered buttons; natural linen lining and back panel; two linen ties on back panel to cinch garment together.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Sidney Newborg
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group