Waistcoat

Waistcoat
Waistcoat
Waistcoat
Waistcoat
Title
Waistcoat
Date 
1740-1760
Medium 
Satin, linen
Dimensions 
Overall: 28 3/4 x 18 in. ( 73 x 45.7 cm )
Description 
Waistcoat with cream satin front panels embroidered all over with a black and brown leaf pattern; band collar, straight rectangular pockets at the waistline; thirteen satin covered buttons; beige floral embroidering on collar, along garment opening, base and on the pockets; linen lining and back panel.
Credit Line 
Gift of Laurence Timpson
Object Number 
1910.26
Gallery Label 
According to the accession records, this was the official waistcoat worn by Lieutenant Governor James De Lancey, 1740(?).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group