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Waistcoat

Waistcoat
Title
Waistcoat
Date 
1829
Medium 
Silk, cotton
Dimensions 
Overall: 22 x 17 1/2 in. ( 55.9 x 44.4 cm )
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
Object Number 
1937.277
Marks 
handwritten: bellow collar inside: "J.P. Schermerhorn Jr./1829"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group