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Waistcoat

Waistcoat
Title
Waistcoat
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
Object Number 
1953.102
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group