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Waistcoat

A work made of silk, satin weave; embroidered with silk floss in satin, long and short, stem, straight, star, outline and fishbone stitches; with slanting satin stitch on border; french knots.
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  • A work made of silk, satin weave; embroidered with silk floss in satin, long and short, stem, straight, star, outline and fishbone stitches; with slanting satin stitch on border; french knots.

Date:

1750/1800

Artist:

England or France

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Title

Waistcoat

Origin

England

Date

Made 1750–1800

Medium

Silk, satin weave; embroidered with silk floss in satin, long and short, stem, straight, star, outline and fishbone stitches; with slanting satin stitch on border; French knots

Dimensions

56.5 × 39.2 cm (22 1/4 × 15 3/8 in.) Circumference: 80.4 cm (31 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert Allerton

Reference Number

1929.482

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