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Man's waistcoat

Foreparts: white cotton linen twill with large-scale embroidered and drawnwork floral motifs at front line, pockets and hemline. Single breasted. Front line slightly cut away from midline with long skirts flared over side vents. 18 buttonholes (no buttons) at front. 2 pocket holes (flaps and...

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The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

English, 1720–40

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Cotton-linen twill


Textiles and Fashion Arts