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Man's brocade sleeved waistcoat

Heavy white silk ground with all-over concentric lozenge figure; large scale design of flowers and fruit brocaded in bright polychrome silks; lined throughout with yellow taffeta; open underarms.

Credit Line

John Wheelock Eliot Fund

French, 18th century

Object Place

France

Accession Number

48.320

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes