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Waistcoat, ca. 1795

This is a Waistcoat. It is dated ca. 1795 and we acquired it in 1955. Its medium is silk, cotton and its technique is knotted net over silk 4&1 satin, cotton lining. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W (closed): 62 x 40 cm (24 7/16 x 15 3/4 in.)

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Waistcoat, ca. 1795; silk, cotton; H x W (closed): 62 x 40 cm (24 7/16 x 15 3/4 in.); Museum purchase from Au Panier Fleuri Fund; 1955-144-4

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