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Man's waistcoat

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Man's waistcoat fo brown silk woven to imitate quilting. Original buttons; one missing. Inside collar at back is a label handwritten which says: W. G. HUNTER FEBY 22/53. Large hole in plain brown silk of back. Worn at armholes and collar.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of Mr. and Mrs. William Guy Hunter of Westport, New York

American (New York State), 1853

Object Place

New York, USA


67.5 x 57.5 cm (26 9/16 x 22 5/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Silk quilted, cotton and leather lining, needleworked buttons, brass-colored metal buckle


Textiles and Fashion Arts