Waistcoat

Object Number: 
1941.1102c
Date: 
1780-1800
Medium: 
Wool, linen, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 17 1/2 x 25 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 44.4 x 64.8 cm )
Description: 
Heavy yellow wool flannel waistcoat with stand-up collar and 9 metal buttons cast with hunting scenes down the front; a watch pocket at the left breast and a pocket on each side at the stomach; back is made of blue, green and yellow wool fabric, with natural-colored linen cinch straps; inside lined with linen.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Stephen Taber Willets
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group