Waistcoat

Object Number: 
1961.57c
Date: 
1860-1870
Medium: 
Wool, cotton, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 21 x 24 in. ( 2.5 x 53.3 x 61 cm )
Marks: 
cast: face of each button: "GAR" stamped: buckle frame: "PARIS"
Description: 
Dark blue wool 4-pocket waistcoat; no collar, shallow V-neck; 6 buttons down the front, buttons cast with "GAR"'; back made from brown twill-weave cotton, with 2 straps at the small of the back which fasten at the center to a rectangular metal buckle; waistcoat lined with white twill-weave cotton.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. C. M. Furnier
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group