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Waistcoat

Light blue satin; the buttonholes are trimmed with silver gimp. Lined with white linen and white silk. Worn by the donor's great grandfather, Joshua Green, at his graduation from Harvard College, in 1749.

Provenance

Worn by the donor's great grandfather, Joshua Green, at his graduation from Harvard College, in 1749.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. Samuel Abbott Green

Child's waistcoat

Probably French, mid-18th century

Accession Number

01.7261

Medium or Technique

Linen and silk

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes