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Child's waistcoat

Child's blue silk twill waiscoat. Double breasted with row of brown glass buttons down each side of front and 6 buttons at lower edge of back, roll-back collar; lined with blue and brown cotton plaid, sleeves removed.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Henry Lyman

American, early 19th century

Object Place

United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Twill


Textiles and Fashion Arts