#2617   Man's Double Breasted Vest   c. 1890 

American  SOLD


Materials:
 
Dark green with red flecks patterned wool, black cotton sateen back with steel buckle, eight mother of pearl buttons, brown, red and cream stripe cotton lining, two bone buttons on vest interior.

Label: Stamped on steel buckle, "March 13, 1888".

Condition: Excellent. Vest front and lining flawless, cotton sateen back has worn spots.

Measurements: Sh-Sh, 13"; Chest, 34"; Front L, 21"; W, 32".

Comments: Gentleman's 1890s double breasted vest is fashioned from a wonderful green and red wool. The right front of the vest fastens onto the two interior bone buttons. There are five pockets - four outside and one inside.