Overall: 24 1/2 x 17 in. ( 62.2 x 43.2 cm )
Waistcoat with a cream silk floral brocaded front panels; small rolled collar dropped into ovoid lapels; five silk covered buttons, hidden by a panel of silk covering the button holes; brown linen back panel with linen belt and two pronged metal buckle for cinching the garment at the lower back; natural linen lining.
This waistcoat was owned by Fredrick V. Rushton, the father of the donor.
Gift of Miss Mary A. Rushton
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.