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Waistcoat (probably England), 1701–50

This is a Waistcoat. It is dated 1701–50 and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is silk. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf (American, 1887–1961). It is credited Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf.

Its dimensions are

H x W (Height of Center back; Shoulder Width): 83.8 × 35.6 cm (33 × 14 in.)

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Waistcoat (probably England), 1701–50; silk; H x W (Height of Center back; Shoulder Width): 83.8 × 35.6 cm (33 × 14 in.); Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1962-54-60-b

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