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Waistcoat (France), 1770–1780

This is a Waistcoat. It is dated 1770–1780 and we acquired it in 1971. Its medium is silk, linen and its technique is embroidery of satin, stem and running stitches in 16 colors of silk; appliqué of silk 5&1 satin, silk machine-made net and silk chenille. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Marian Hague. It is credited Bequest of Marian Hague.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 64.8 x 67.9 cm (25 1/2 x 26 3/4 in.)

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Waistcoat (France), 1770–1780; silk, linen; H x W: 64.8 x 67.9 cm (25 1/2 x 26 3/4 in.); Bequest of Marian Hague; 1971-50-123

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