Waistcoat

Object Number: 
1937.277
Date: 
1829
Medium: 
Silk, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 x 17 1/2 in. ( 55.9 x 44.4 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: bellow collar inside: "J.P. Schermerhorn Jr./1829"
Description: 
Cream silk waistcoat with round neckline; red and yellow trim around garment opening, base, and pocket outlines; ogee pockets at waistline; eight silk covered buttons up the front; white cotton lining and back with four cotton ties to cinch to size.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Constance Schermerhorn Skillen
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group