Waistcoat

Waistcoat
Title
Waistcoat
Date 
1790-1810
Medium 
Silk, linen
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 18 x 31 in. ( 8.9 x 45.7 x 78.7 cm )
Description 
White silk waistcoat with 12 white silk-covered buttons down the front, pockets on each side near the bottom with chevron-shaped flaps and 3 buttons across each side just beneath the pockets, roses and rosebuds point-embroidered throughout the ground; outer edges trimmed with green silk embroidery with leaf garland, heavily embroidered across the bottom and on the pocket flaps with floral and leaf garlands and fringed swags; inside lined with white linen.
Object Number 
INV.11809b
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Creative: Tronvig Group