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Object Name Waistcoat
Year Range from 1835
Year Range to 1850
Place of Origin American
Description Completely handsewn three button jacket with left breast pocket, long sleeves without cuffs. Jacket buttons high on chest. unlined except partial lining on tan/white glazed cotton on back tails. Collar, pocket, sleeves edged with tiny piping. Jacket is seamed at waist - back is cut with curving seams, ending in folds on either side of back vent. Mother-of Pearl buttons on jacket, one small button on each sleeve bottom (later repairs)
Accession Number 1975.3716