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A man's wedding waistcoat

A man's wedding waistcoat of figured white silk twill, small-scale rose buds powdered over ground, turned back collar with lapel niche, two slash pockets on right, one on left, small self covered buttons, back and lining of unbleached cotton.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Mixter, Mrs. Samuel J. Mixter, and Mrs. Henry A. Morss, Jr.

American, 1840

Object Place

United States

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Silk; Twill


Textiles and Fashion Arts