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Man's waistcoat

Man's waiscoat of cream colored satin; roll back collar, two slash pockets on left front, one on right, large ornamental leaf embroidered with ivory silk on each front and collar; backed and lined with glazed white cotton, back seam opened half way up and piece of cream colored stockinette...

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Credit Line

Gift of J. F. Greeley

American, mid-19th century

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Medium or Technique

Silk; Satin, embroidery


Textiles and Fashion Arts