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waistcoat (1953.103)

Object Name: waistcoat, sleeved

Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England
Date: 1760-1780

Accession Number: 1953.103
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries

Physical Description

Medium / Material
  • cotton
  • twill

white twilled cotton, embroidered in green silk; lining, back and sleeves, linen; front fastening to round neck with fourteen embroidered butttons; long fitting sleeves in two sections with gathered gusset under arms and additional section below gusset, fastening with linen button at wrist; pocket with shaped flap level with lowest button; flared skirt cut away in front; back in two shaped sections; back and side seams open at bottom. Length 34.5ins. Shoulders 16ins.


Type: (L : 34.5 in)
Depth: 34.5 inches