Vest

Object Number: 
INV.2942
Date: 
1780-1800
Medium: 
Silk, linen
Dimensions: 
Overall: 26 3/4 x 17 in. ( 67.9 x 43.2 cm )
Description: 
Man's vest with white silk front panels; natural linen back panel and interior lining; straight rectangular pockets; band collar; embroidered floral decoration on pockets, collar, interior lapels, along each side of the button-front opening and a wide band across the base of the garment in pink, blue, green, yellow and red thread; embroidered leaf pattern all over the front panels and on the eleven silk cover buttons; collar, vest opening, button holes, pockets and bottom of garment outlined with black embroidery.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group