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Waistcoat

Stripes of violet silk and bright green satin. Made double breasted and with small bands of a similar material. Lined with a coarse white cotton. Once the property of Dr. Elnathan Johnson, a surgeon in the U. S. Navy.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

American, late 18th to early 19th century

Accession Number

02.10

Medium or Technique

Silk and cotton

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes