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Man's waistcoat

Foreparts: white cotton-linen twill embroidered with polychrome crewel (wool) yarns in floral motifs at front line, lapels, pockets, flaps, hemline. Single breasted. Rolled lapels. Straight fron line with long skirts flared over side vents. 13 covered buttons (neck to hem) and six...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1700–40

Object Place

France

Accession Number

43.651

Medium or Technique

Cotton-linen, embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes