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Waistcoat

Man's waistcoat. Foreparts: white figured silk embroidered wilk polychrome silk ribbonwork, silk, gilt-silver yarns and aprangles in floral motifs at frontline, pockets, hemline; alternating diagnol rows of green embroidered dots and spangles throughout. Single breasted. Front line slightly cut...

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Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French, 1780–90

Object Place

France

Accession Number

49.296

Medium or Technique

Silk; embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes