Overall: 28 3/4 x 18 in. ( 73 x 45.7 cm )
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.
Gift of Laurence Timpson
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.