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Man's waistcoat

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Foreparts: white silk satin embroidered with polychrome silk in floral motifs edged with black/white ribbon motif at lapels, frontline, pocket flaps, hemline; white embroidered sprigs throughout. Single breasted. High stand-up collar. Frontline cut away from midline with short skirts flared over...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1800–15

Object Place

France

Dimensions

61.0 cm (24 in.)- CB

Accession Number

43.1685

Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes