Overall: 1 1/8 x 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 in. ( 2.9 x 47 x 62.2 cm )
Black wool and silk Naval officer's dress 4-pocket waistcoat with lapels (no collar), front made of black wool, 4 buttons at the stomach; reverse made of black satin with 2 straps at the waist which buckle at the center to rectangular metal buckle with double-tongued chape; lined with white twill-weave silk.
Gift of William Leonard Nicoll
stamped: reverse of each button: "J. & Co. / LONDON"
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