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Waistcoat

Object Number: 
INV.11809b
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group