Waistcoat (England), 1770–80
This is a Waistcoat. It is dated 1770–80 and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is silk and its technique is embroidered in satin, stem, and chain stitches (made with a tambour hook) on plain weave foundation. It is a part of the Textiles department.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 76.8 × 63.5 cm (30 1/4 × 25 in.)
Cite this object as
Waistcoat (England), 1770–80. silk. Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf. 1962-54-21.