Wool, silk, metal
Overall: 2 x 16 3/4 x 22 1/4 in. ( 5.1 x 42.5 x 56.5 cm )
Dark blue wool officer's button-up waistcoat with 1" stand-up collar, 4 slit-pocket front with 9 buttons from collar to bottom hem, back lined with black twill-weave silk with 2 straps at the waist which meet at the center and buckle on vertical rectangular metal buckle with double-tongued chape; inside lined with white silk with blue pin stripes, right breast has vertical placket pocket.
This waistcoat is possibly part of the uniform of Paymaster General William Smith.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.