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Man's waistcoat

Foreparts: purple silk satin brocaded with salmon, green, white in small floral sprig motif. Single breasted. High slightly stepped stand-up collar. Straight cut. 4 floral domed brass buttons. 2 welted pockets. Cotton back and lining, tabs with 6 eyelets.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French(?), about 1820–30

Object Place

France(?)

Accession Number

43.685

Medium or Technique

Silk; brocade

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes