Waistcoat, vest

Object Number: 
2417a
Date: 
1850-1890
Medium: 
Silk, cotton
Dimensions: 
Overall: 22 1/2 x 22 1/2 in. ( 57.2 x 57.2 cm )
Description: 
Waistcoat cream silk brocade front panels with a circle pattern; small rolled collar dropped into ovoid lapels over five mother-of-pearl buttons; three pockets, two at the waist line and one at the breast; cream silk back panel with silk belt and two pronged metal buckle to cinch garment at lower back; natural cotton and brown cotton chintz lining.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Jennie A. Sage, 1934
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group