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Man's wedding waistcoat

Figured white satin with background design of small pointed ovals and powder of small-scale lilies; cut straight across the waist front; roll-back collar; front lining and back of white cotton; two linen ties in back.

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; Satin


Textiles and Fashion Arts