Datecirca 1790 – 1820
Embroidered men's waistcoat, previously owned by John Hancock, with mock pocket flaps; made of silk, lining and back of cream twilled wool homespun. Cream brocaded with silver and colored flowers. Floral embroidery throughout the body of the garment, including buttons. The interior of the lapel features additional embroidery. The interior of the waistcoat includes extra buttons.
Credit LineGift of Mrs. Samuel Carey
Object Typewaistcoats (garments)
Related People & OrganizationsHancock, John (associated)
Carey, Samuel, Mrs. (associated)