Vest

Object Number: 
1936.467
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Satin, linen-wool blend
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 x 20 in. ( 61 x 50.8 cm )
Description: 
Man's vest with front panels of green satin; back panel and lining of a linen-wool blend, soft pile on the interior; green floral embroidering along opening and base of garment; green satin trim around base; eleven satin covered buttons.
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor's family, this vest was worn by George Washington.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Colonel A. Kenny C. Palmer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group