Waistcoat

Object Number: 
1941.1211b
Date: 
1900-1940
Medium: 
Wool, linen, metal buttons
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 1/4 x 18 5/8 in. ( 61.6 x 47.3 cm )
Description: 
Yellow wool felt reproduction Revolutionary War waistcoat; sleeveless short single breasted waistcoat with a V-neckline and six metal buttons down the front; two lightly scalloped pockets at the waist with three button closures on each; lined and backed with natural linen; double pronged belt to cinch waistcoat to size.
Gallery Label: 
This reproduction waistcaot were used by the donor as a prop for his historical paintings.
Credit Line: 
Gift of John Ward Dunsmore
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group