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Man's waistcoat

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Foreparts: pale blue moiré silk embroidered with silver in floral motifs at front line, pockets, flaps, hemline. Single breasted. Front line cut away cut away from midline with long skirts deeply flared over side vents. 17 silver covered buttons and 12 button-holes at front, 3 each at pockets....

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Dimensions

86 cm (33 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

43.1683

Medium or Technique

Silk; Pale blue moiré embroidered with silver

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes