Waistcoat

Object number
23.6
Date
circa 1800
Description
Sleeveless brown and tan waistcoat with two rows of round, flat silver buttons. Eighteen buttons total, two pockets. Windmill pattern on front of vest. Plain brown back. Was tagged 'these articles belong to William Ellery (1727-1820) one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence and given to his man servant Joseph Marsh in the year 1818. For sale by owner Harry E. Thomas.'
Credit Line
Gift of Dr. Roderick Terry
Related People & Organizations
Ellery, William, 1727-1820 (associated)
Marsh, Joseph (associated)
Thomas, Harry E. (associated)