Object Name: waistcoat
Place of Creation: Europe, United Kingdom, England
Accession Number: 1953.448
Image Copyright: © Manchester City Galleries
Credit: Manchester City Galleries
Deep rose-pink satin figured waistcoat with cut and uncut velvet in design of flowers in diagonal trellis; lining and back natural linen double breasted,with narrow overlap,fastening with eight pearl buttons attatched with clips on wrong side,and buttonholes,each side; v-neck with revers sewn down at corners,and standing collar; straight waistline; back in two sections; front edges lined chintz; collar lined red velvet in front. Described by Dr C W Cunnington as a "countrified" style.
Depth: 46 cm