Overall: 1 1/2 x 16 1/4 x 21 1/4 in. ( 3.8 x 41.3 x 54 cm )
Silk waistcoat (reproduction) with double collar and lapels, 2 placket pockets and 5 metal buttons at the stomach; front of waistcoat is made of green brocade with floral and leaf garland swags, creating imbricated pattern; back has copper-colored silk, with 2 straps at the waist with rectangular metal buckle, with vertical chape and double tongue; inside lined with white silk.
Gift of Mrs. B. Langdon Tyler
stamped: left side of label inside neck: "B.J. SIMMONS & Co. / THEATRICAL / AND / COURT / COSTUMERS / 7 & 8 KING STREET / COVENT GARDEN / W. C."
handwritten: right side of label inside neck: "A. E. Gallatin / GM / 35.29"
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