Half of a Waistcoat

A work made of cotton, plain weave; embroidered with cotton threads in buttonhole, herringbone, satin, overcast and feather stitches; french knots; geometric fillings, coral stitch openwork ground; buttons covered with tailor's buttonhole stitch.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; embroidered with cotton threads in buttonhole, herringbone, satin, overcast and feather stitches; french knots; geometric fillings, coral stitch openwork ground; buttons covered with tailor's buttonhole stitch.

Date:

1701/50

Artist:

England

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Title

Half of a Waistcoat

Origin

England

Date

1701–1750

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; embroidered with cotton threads in buttonhole, herringbone, satin, overcast and feather stitches; French knots; geometric fillings, coral stitch openwork ground; buttons covered with tailor's buttonhole stitch

Dimensions

88.3 × 41.7 cm (34 3/4 × 16 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Emily Crane Chadbourne

Reference Number

1926.133

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