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Right front of man's waistcoat

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White satin ground with large spray of roses, forget-me-nots and other flowers with pendent flowering streamers; floral sprays over background and closely spaced in lower border; violets on oval pocket flap; buttonholes outlined with black, but never cut; four buttons present; several worn...

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Credit Line

Special Textile Fund

French, 1780–1800

Object Place

France

Dimensions

60 x 27 cm (23 5/8 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.2465

Medium or Technique

Silk satin with silk tambour embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes