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Man's waistcoat

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Black silk satin foreparts. Double breasted, straight cut; turn-down collar, V-notch lapels; 2 welted pockets; 12 small covered buttons. Brown cotton back, base of foreparts lining and tabs with black painted steel handle-with-crossbar buckle. Ecru cotton lining.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Stuart F. Brown

American (Connecticut (?)), 1845–60

Object Place

USA

Dimensions

53.5 cm (21 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.241

Medium or Technique

Silk, cotton; satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes