Waistcoat

Waistcoat
Title
Waistcoat
Date 
1858-1865
Medium 
Wool, cotton, metal
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 x 18 x 22 in. ( 2.5 x 45.7 x 55.9 cm )
Description 
Dark blue wool 3-pocket waistcoat; 3/4" open stand-up collar; 9 buttons down the front, buttons cast with shield-breasted eagle surrounded by stars; back made of dark brown twill-weave cotton, 2 straps at the small of the back which fasten at the center to rectangular metal buckle with double-tongued chape; lined with white twill-weave cotton.
Object Number 
Z.3075
Marks 
stamped: reverse of each button: "*EXTRA* / QUALITY"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group