Man's black wool waistcoat

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Titles Man's black wool waistcoat
Description Black wool vest has black satin back and lining, four slash pockets, a stitched-down shawl collar. The fly-front has four black fabric-covered metal shank buttons. In back, an adjustable half-belt has a black metal buckle and the maker/owner label stitched to underside. Black zigzag braid trims the collar, center-front opening and front hemline. The right front opening (as worn) interior has a 5 cm long loop of black cord which may be for a watch chain. The right front is also stitched with an "X" of red thread. The back is waist length; the front is 13 cm longer and tapers to V at center. The half-belt tag is printed and handwritten "SCHAUB BROS.,/ St. Paul, Minn./ J. J. Hill/ No. 11381 Date MAY 1901". [All National Bureau of Standards colors].
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 19 inches length center back to hem
25 inches length center front from shoulder
15 inches width across back shoulders
Nomenclature vest (garment)
Materials silk (textile)
wool (textile)
Creation Made by: Schaub Brothers, Inc.
Made in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Owned/used by: Hill, James J. (James Jerome)
Used in: Saint Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota, United States
Men's clothing.
Clothing trade--Minnesota.
Clothing. Men's Vests
Dates Creation: Exactly 1901
Credit Line Minnesota Historical Society Collections
Holding Type 3D Objects
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