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1790-1810, Man's Cotton Vest

Description

Man's off-white cotton vest with alternating vertical stripes of 1" plain weave and 3/4" twill (15 ribs) pattern stripe; notched lapel, hip welt pockets 10 covered-button closure with additional row of buttons to left; collar, lapels, front edges and hems, buttons and pocket welts embellished with flat metal sequins, and metal thread chainstitch and purple, blue and yellow thread embroidery of a fine tracery pattern; back of collar off-white plain weave cotton; back, pocket linings and lining of vest of off-white linen; hand-stitched.

Source

HCT.2003.42.7

Date

1790-1810

Design Elements

lapel=Notched

Fiber/Fabric Information

fiber content=Cotton

Decade

1790-1799

Files

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2003.42.7 FL.jpg
2003.42.7 L.jpg
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2003.42.7 B.jpg
2003.42.7 BR.jpg
2003.42.7 R.jpg
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2003.42.7 Detail Front.jpg
2003.42.7 Closure.jpg
2003.42.7 Detail Front2.jpg
2003.42.7 Pocket.jpg
Cotton Fiber
Cotton Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber
Flax Fiber

Collection

Citation

“1790-1810, Man's Cotton Vest,” Fashion2Fiber, accessed November 22, 2017, http://fashion2fiber.osu.edu/items/show/448.

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