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Waistcoat, Uncut (France), 1750–1800

This is a Waistcoat, uncut. It is dated 1750–1800 and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is silk and its technique is embroidered in chain stitch on taffeta. 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: 87 x 55 cm (34 1/4 x 21 5/8 in.)

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Waistcoat, Uncut (France), 1750–1800; silk; H x W: 87 x 55 cm (34 1/4 x 21 5/8 in.); Bequest of Richard Cranch Greenleaf in memory of his mother, Adeline Emma Greenleaf; 1962-54-64

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