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Man's waistcoat

Foreparts: cloth-of-gold brocaded with salmon, green, white floss silk, chenille and silver yarns and spangles in small-scale floral motifs at front line, pockets, flaps, hemline; small sprigs throughout. Single breasted. Front line cut away from midline with medium skirts flared over side vents....

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1760–80

Object Place

France

Accession Number

43.1687

Medium or Technique

Brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes